California Federal Judge Awards $1.5 Million In Fees In Phase I Of Patent Case

(September 1, 2016, 12:49 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — Following his June ruling that deemed a patent plaintiff’s conduct “exceptional,” a California federal judge on Aug. 31 ordered the plaintiff to pay several defendants $1.55 million in attorney fees (Kinglite Holdings Inc. v. Micro-Star International Co. Ltd., et al., No. 14-3009, C.D. Calif.).

(Decision available. Document #16-160906-031Z.)

U.S. Judge James V. Selna of the Central District of California rejected arguments by Kinglite Holdings Inc. that the request by defendants Micro-Star International (MSI) Co. Ltd., Giga-Byte Technology (GBT) Co. Ltd. and American Mega...
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