Seyfarth, Inventors Resolve Patent Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (August 10, 2009, 3:58 PM EDT) -- Seyfarth Shaw LLP and Burnett Burnett & Allen have reached a truce with two inventors that accused the law firm of malpractice in the prosecution of a separate infringement action over two patents for snowboard bindings.

Judge Jeffrey S. White of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Monday vacated a case management conference scheduled for Sept. 18 in light of the group's settlement.

The parties have agreed to drop all claims in the case with prejudice, though the terms of the...
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