Federal Circuit Grants Mandamus Petition In Underlying Patent Case

(August 12, 2015, 11:08 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two petitioners won mandamus on July 22 from a New Jersey federal judge’s modified protective order that would allow courts in Korea and Japan access to proprietary information gleaned from an American patent infringement lawsuit, in what the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals deemed a case of first impression (In re: POSCO, No. 15-112, Fed. Cir.).

(Decision available. Document #16-150803-015Z.)

According to the panel of Circuit Judges Pauline Newman, Timothy B. Dyk and Todd M. Hughes, U.S. Judge Stanley R. Chesler must...
To view the full article, register now.