Fed. Circ. Won't Let SAP Quash Versata's $391M Patent Win

Law360, New York (June 18, 2014, 5:41 PM ET) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday affirmed a lower court's decision not to vacate a $391 million patent infringement judgment against SAP America Inc. after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office invalidated Versata Software Inc.'s patent-in-suit under the America Invents Act.

In a brief order, the appeals court granted Versata's motion to summarily affirm U.S. Magistrate Judge Roy Payne's April ruling, which held that the finding that Versata's patent on a product pricing method is invalid doesn't constitute "extraordinary circumstances" that would justify vacating the judgment against...
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