Federal Circuit Affirms Discovery Sanctions Against Attorneys In Patent Case

Mealey's (July 21, 2015, 4:41 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — After hearing arguments regarding an award of sanctions against the attorneys in a patent litigation that has spanned more than 13 years and four appeals, a Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on July 15 affirmed a district court’s assessment of almost $200,000 in sanctions against the attorneys related to discovery abuses surrounding their client’s false deposition testimony (Alexander S. Orenshteyn, et al. v. Citrix Systems Inc., No. 15-1056, Fed. Cir.).

(Judgment available. Document #68-150813-011R.)

Patent Suit

In April 2002, Alexander Orenshteyn...
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