Mealey's IP/Tech - Inventor Appeals Dismissal Of RICO Claims Against Judge, IBM, SAP, Others

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In an Oct. 2 order, the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals directed an inventor to file a single reply brief in response to four appellee briefs, including one by a sitting federal judge accused of criminally conspiring with various defendants to dismiss allegations of patent infringement (Lakshmi Arunachalam v. International Business Machines Corporation et al., No. 18-2105, Fed. Cir.).