Video Game Accessory Infringes With New Claims Construction, Federal Circuit Rules

Law360, New York (October 4, 2005, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Interact Accessories Inc., the largest video game accessories maker in the U.S., suffered a setback Monday after a favorable decision for the company in district court was partially reversed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Rival company JVW Enterprises Inc. sued Interact in September 1999 in U.S. District Court for Maryland, asserting its patent for a video game accessory that reduces physical stress on hands and wrists while operating a control device.

The Federal Circuit found the district court erred in its...
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