Federal Circuit Upholds Contempt Findings In Patent Dispute

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A Georgia federal judge did not err in deeming a patent infringement defendant in contempt of an earlier-issued injunction or in holding two other parties equally responsible for "acting in concert," a divided Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled May 31 (Merial Ltd. v. Cipla Ltd. et al., Nos. 2011-1471, -1472, Fed. Cir.).  Subscribers may view the decision available within the full update.

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