Illinois Federal Judge Won’t Reconsider Dismissal Of Patent Case
(September 15, 2016, 11:22 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — An April 2016 dismissal, pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6), of allegations that myriad defendants infringed a patented method for enhanced mercury control in coal-fired power plants will not be reconsidered, an Illinois federal judge revealed Sept. 14 (Nalco Company v. Chem-Mod LLC, et al., No. 14-2510, N.D. Ill.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 124800).
(Decision available. Document #16-160919-016Z.)
U.S. Judge John W. Darrah of the Northern District of Illinois noted that plaintiff Nalco Co. has seen its amended complaints dismissed without prejudice...