Fitbit Cleared Of Jawbone's Trade Secret Claims At ITC
Law360, Los Angeles (October 20, 2016, 10:21 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission terminated an investigation into whether Fitbit Inc. stole trade secrets from Jawbone on Thursday, saying that it did not find a need to review an earlier decision that cleared Fitbit Inc. of the allegations.
Jawbone had first alleged that Fitbit stole its trade secrets and infringed six patents, but an administrative law judge in August found that Fitbit or fellow respondent Flextronics did not appropriate any trade secrets in violation of the Tariff Act. The patents had previously been rendered ineligible.
Jawbone in September filed a petition for review regarding the trade secret misappropriation claim. Each...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!