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Troutman Sanders LLP: EDVA Judge Grants Partial Summary Judgment and Denies Reconsideration in Long-Running Patent Malpractice Action

By Dabney Carr In the most recent rulings in the long-running suit by Touchcom, Inc. for malpractice against its Canadian patent firm, Bereskin & Parr ("B&P"), Judge Cacheris recently granted partial summary judgment (found here ) to B&P that Touchcom, Inc. lacked standing...

Corporate Affiliates Dismissed for Lack of Standing to Enforce Patents

by Dabney Carr Three related corporations, Hill-Rom Company (HRC), Hill-Rom Services, Inc. (HRS) and Hill-Rom Manufacturing, Inc. (HRM), brought suit against General Electric for patent infringement. HRM is the sole manufacturer of products embodying the patented inventions, and HRC sells and distributes...