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Google Asks Fed. Circ. To Revisit Messaging IP Suit Revival

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 7:36 PM EDT) -- Google LLC is urging the Federal Circuit to rehear a panel decision that gave new life to a patent lawsuit over its messaging services, arguing that the ruling raises important questions about whether continuation patents can be used to repeatedly sue a company over the same products.

The petition for rehearing, which was filed Wednesday, came a month after the Federal Circuit panel vacated a lower court's ruling that found SimpleAir Inc. was barred from suing Google over two patents directed to push notification technology.

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Case Information

Case Title

SimpleAir, Inc. v. Google LLC

Case Number



Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

September 30, 2016

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