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604 F.3d 1354 *; 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 9862 **; 95 U.S.P.Q.2D (BNA) 1321 ***
ALFRED E. MANN FOUNDATION FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. COCHLEAR CORPORATION and COCHLEAR LTD., Defendants-Appellees.
Subsequent History: Motion granted by, in part, Motion denied by, in part, Motion denied by, Motion denied by, As moot Alfred E. Mann Found. for Scientific Research v. Cochlear Corp., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 197541 (C.D. Cal., Jan. 3, 2014)
Findings of fact/conclusions of law at, Judgment entered by Alfred E. Mann Found. for Scientific Research v. Cochlear Corp., 96 F. Supp. 3d 1028, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42277 (C.D. Cal., Mar. 31, 2015)
Motion granted by, in part, Motion denied by, in part, Motion denied by, As moot Alfred E. Mann Found. for Sci. Research v. Cochlear Corp., 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 182400 (C.D. Cal., Mar. 31, 2015)
Motion denied by, Motion granted by, Costs and fees proceeding at Alfred E. Mann Found. For Sci. Research v. Cochlear Corp., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 223877 (C.D. Cal., Nov. 4, 2018)
Prior History: [**1] Appeals from the United States District Court for the Central District of California in case no. 07-CV-8108, Judge George H. King.
Disposition: REVERSED AND REMANDED.
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