Fed. Circ. Flips ITC Ruling In GE, Mitsubishi Turbine Row

Law360, New York (February 29, 2012, 4:09 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday ordered the U.S. International Trade Commission to reconsider its determination that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.'s wind turbines did not infringe a General Electric patent, handing GE a partial victory in a high-stakes intellectual property battle.

GE turned to the Federal Circuit after the ITC found that Mitsubishi's wind turbines did not infringe three GE patents and that no violation of Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 had occurred. The commission's determination was an about face from an administrative law...
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