Gunn Doesn't Boot Malpractice Suit To State Court, Firms Say

Law360, New York (April 25, 2013, 3:28 PM EDT) -- Two law firms that GemEx Systems Inc. and UGTS Inc. had sued for malpractice, alleging they neglected to renew a patent, told a federal judge Wednesday that the case should not return to state court despite the U.S. Supreme Court's Gunn v. Minton ruling because, if the suit were remanded, a state court would be resolving patent questions that are outside its jurisdiction.

In a brief opposing GemEx and UGTS' attempt from earlier this month to have the case remanded to Wisconsin Circuit Court in Milwaukee...
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