Fed. Circ. Says Weather Patent Suit Was Tossed Too Quickly

Law360, New York (May 7, 2013, 3:05 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Tuesday vacated a lower court’s ruling that Media Weather Innovations LLC did not infringe Baron Services Inc.’s weather forecasting patent, saying Baron’s request to delay summary judgment had been improperly refused.

The appeals court held that U.S. District Judge Inge Prytz Johnson of the Northern District of Alabama ruled too quickly and abused her discretion when she rejected Baron's request to put off ruling on Media's motion for summary judgment of noninfringement until after Baron could examine the source code for Media's...
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