High Court Declines Motorola IP Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (June 4, 2012, 1:03 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to revive a suit alleging that Motorola Inc. committed legal malpractice by patenting inventions that weren't its own, tossing a Memorylink Corp. argument that the Federal Circuit overreached when it ruled on state law claims against Motorola.

In its April 26 petition for writ of certiorari, Memorylink claimed that the Federal Circuit improperly denied a rehearing request on a decision that upheld an Illinois federal court's dismissal of the attorney malpractice claims against Motorola. Memorylink, a wireless networking company, said...
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