SuperSpeed Adds Willfulness Claim To IP Suit V. IBM

Law360, New York (March 3, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Software company SuperSpeed LLC on Monday added a claim of willful infringement to its lawsuit accusing IBM Corp. of infringing five patents related to computer data caching.

According to the SuperSpeed's motion to file an amended complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, the company's pleadings in the case plainly put willfulness at issue, but the allegation was explicitly added out of an "abundance of caution."

According to court papers, IBM argues it should be excused from responding to discovery requests...
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