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350 F.3d 1327 *; 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 24417 **; 69 U.S.P.Q.2D (BNA) 1001 ***
FERGUSON BEAUREGARD/LOGIC CONTROLS, DIVISION OF DOVER RESOURCES, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, and DELAWARE CAPITAL FORMATION, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. MEGA SYSTEMS, LLC and JAMES BARTLEY, Defendants-Cross Appellants.
Prior History: [**1] Appealed from: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Senior Judge William M. Steger.
Beauregard v. Mega Sys., LLC, 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27192 (E.D. Tex., Feb. 5, 2002)
Disposition: Affirmed-in-part, reversed-in-part, vacated-in-part, and remanded.
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