Fed. Circ. Affirms Attys' $200K Sanction In Patent Case

Law360, New York (July 15, 2015, 4:04 PM EDT) -- Two law partners were unable to escape a nearly $200,000 sanction handed down over their client’s deposition testimony in a patent infringement case against Citrix Inc., when the Federal Circuit on Wednesday refused to overturn the lower court’s decision.

In a one-line order, a three-judge panel affirmed the $197,000 in sanctions U.S. District Judge William J. Zloch ordered attorneys David Fink and Timothy W. Johnson pay Citrix in September. In his ruling, Judge Zloch held that Fink, Johnson and their client, Alexander Orenshteyn, had acted “unreasonably...
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Orenshteyn v. Citrix Systems, Inc.


Case Number

15-1056

Court

Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

October 16, 2014

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