Amicus Curiae Filer Supports Review Of Invalidity Ruling In Amplification Patents

Mealey's (August 13, 2015, 8:42 AM EDT) -- Case: Life Technologies Corp., et al. v. Promega Corp., No. 14-1538, U.S. Sup.

Amicus curiae brief: Filed July 28 by Agilent Technologies, Inc. Brief available. Document #78-150817-004B.

Background: Promega Corp. asserted U.S. patent Nos. 5,843,660, 6,221,598, 6,479,235 and 7,008,771 (the Promega patents, collectively), as well as U.S. patent No. RE37,984 (the Tautz patent), against Life Technologies Corp. (LifeTech) in a 2010 complaint filed before U.S. Judge Barbara B. Crabb of the Western District of Wisconsin. Promega alleged that it owns the Promega patents outright and serves...
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