Fed. Circ. Revives Sud-Chemie Dessicant Suit

Law360, New York (February 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal appeals court has revived a patent suit brought by German chemical company Sud-Chemie Inc. against Multisorb Technologies Inc. over a patent related to dessicant containers, vacating a lower court's finding that Sud-Chemie's patent is invalid.

Judge William C. Bryson, writing on behalf of a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, ruled on Friday that a district court erred in finding that an earlier patent taught essentially the same technology as Sud-Chemie's patent, and remanded the case for further...
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