Network Co. Can't Duck Claims In $11M Patent Licensing Row

Law360 (February 9, 2018, 6:54 PM EST) -- A California federal judge Thursday refused to let a network device maker slip counterclaims launched by a hotel entertainment company in an $11 million suit over unpaid royalties, explaining that if the counterclaims are true, it may be the manufacturer's fault the other company allegedly violated a patent licensing deal in the first place.

In a heavily redacted order, U.S. District Judge Andre Birotte Jr. denied Nomadix Inc.'s motion to dismiss counterclaims filed by Canadian hotel network company Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd. 

Judge Birotte held that Guest-Tek...
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Case Title

Nomadix, Inc. v. Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd.


Case Number

2:16-cv-08033

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California Central

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

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Andre Birotte Jr

Date Filed

October 28, 2016

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