by Jeffrey S. Ginsberg, Mathew G. Berkowitz, and Jeremy S. Boczko
Short Summary: Subject matter jurisdiction for a declaratory judgment action must be determined on a product-by-product basis.
Case: Microsoft Corp. v. Datatern, Inc., No. 2013-1184 (Fed. Cir. Apr. 4, 2014) (precedential) [an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers]. On appeal from S.D.N.Y. Before Rader, Prost, and Moore.
Procedural Posture: Defendant patentee appealed grant of summary judgment of noninfringement in a declaratory judgment action. CAFC affirmed-in-part and reversed-in-part.
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