New Infringement Standard Saves Luggage Lock Suit: Fed. Circ.

Law360, New York (November 5, 2012, 5:20 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit on Monday revived patent infringement allegations raised by the founder of a lock company, finding that the court’s recently revised standard on induced infringement requires a second look at whether a competitor induced the Transportation Security Administration to infringe a luggage security patent.

Inventor David A. Tropp, the founder of lock company Safe Skies LLC, will have a second opportunity to argue his case that competitor Travel Sentry Inc. infringed his patented method of luggage security that provides the TSA with universal keys...
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