Michigan Federal Judge Grants Conditional Stay Of Patent Litigation
(September 16, 2015, 10:34 AM EDT) -- DETROIT — A dispute involving three fuel injector and engine control unit (ECU) patents was stayed conditionally on Sept. 15 by a Michigan federal judge, pending the outcome of an inter partes re-examination proceeding by the Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB) (Australia Pty Ltd., et al. v. Daimler AG, et al., No. 15-12398, E.D. Mich.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122348).
(Decision available. Document #16-150921-025Z.)
U.S. Judge George Caram Steeh of the Eastern District of Michigan rejected a request by plaintiffs Orbital Fluid Technologies Inc. and...