Fed. Circ. Affirms 'Severe' Sanctions In ITC Trade Secret Case

Law360, New York (February 16, 2017, 5:35 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday affirmed the U.S. International Trade Commission’s decision to impose default judgment sanctions for destroying evidence and a limited exclusion order against a Turkish chemical company in its trade secrets row with Dow Chemical Co., saying the commission did not abuse its discretion.

The three-judge panel began its opinion by saying it agreed with the ITC and Dow that it should review the sanctions under the standard laid out by a federal regulation and one of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure...
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Case Title

Organik Kimya v. ITC


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15-1774

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Appellate - Federal Circuit

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June 24, 2015


Case Title

Organik Kimya, San. ve Tic. v. ITC


Case Number

15-1833

Court

Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

July 16, 2015

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