Appeals Court Rules On Contentious Discovery Issue In International Patent Litigation
Judge Garvin Murtha of the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit issued the order. He stipulated the documents in question be released from protective order restrictions and turned over to litigants abroad.
The discovery stems from a patent suit filed by Electronics firm U.S. Philips Corp. against Tokyo-based manufacturer Iwasaki Electric Co.
“We reject U.S. Philips’s argument that the protective...
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