Federal Circuit Dismisses Appeal Over Jurisdiction

Law360, New York (November 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- An appellate court has dismissed the appeal of a Taiwanese pharmaceutical company that sought to overturn a district court decision remanding a case focused on patent inventorship to state court.

On Tuesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit denied Yung Shin Pharmaceuticals Industrial Co. Ltd.’s appeal, ruling that it did not have jurisdiction to review the request. The appellate court found that because the district court had remanded the case after declining to extend its supplemental jurisdiction over state law claims, the case...
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