Software Developer Sues Fla. Judge Over Stalled Litigation

Law360 (July 31, 2020, 8:16 PM EDT) -- A software development company hauled a Florida state trial court judge into federal court Friday, claiming that rulings by him and other state courts have violated its constitutional rights by preventing it from pursuing claims that other companies have infringed on its exclusive license to certain patents.

In its 29-page complaint, Point Conversions LLC, said that Judge Nicholas Lopane of the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit, which covers Broward County, has dragged his feet in ruling on whether he has the authority to hear its cases, even ignoring rulings from Miami-based U.S. District Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga and a state appeals court that...

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