Blog: IP Litigation

District of Delaware Update


In IP Litigation | On June 17, 2019

Last August, two new judges joined the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, Judge Colm F. Connolly and Judge Maryellen Noreika.  Judge Connolly filled the seat previously held by Judge Sue L. Robinson and Judge Noreika filled the seat previously held by Judge Gregory M. Sleet.  In recent months, both Judge Connolly […]

U.S. Supreme Court Tightens Rules for Where Patent Lawsuits Can Be Filed


In IP Litigation | On May 30, 2017

The patent venue statute, 28 U.S.C. § 1400(b), provides that “[a]ny civil action for patent infringement may be brought in the judicial district where the defendant resides, or where the defendant has committed acts of infringement and has a regular and established place of business.” On May 22, 2017, the United States Supreme Court unanimously […]

District of Delaware Grants AOL Advertising, Inc.’s Motion to Dismiss Patent Infringement Suit


In IP Litigation | On March 19, 2015

In, Inc. v. AOL Advertising, Inc., 2015 WL 1246781 (D. Del. Mar. 18, 2015), the District of Delaware granted AOL Advertising, Inc.’s Rule 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss a patent infringement suit filed against it by, Inc.  In the lawsuit, PricePlay accused AOL of patent infringement of two e-commerce patents, U.S. Patent Nos. 8,050,982 […]

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