Laches Ruling Conflicts With U.S. Supreme Court Precedent, Patent Owner Says
(February 18, 2016, 2:50 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court should review an appellate court’s laches rule in patent cases, patent owners say in a Jan. 19 petition to the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing that the decision is at odds with Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (134 S. Ct. 1962 ) (SCA Hygiene Products Aktiebolag and SCA Personal Care, Inc. v. First Quality Baby Products, LLC, et al., No. 15-927, U.S. Sup.).
(Petition for writ of certiorari available. Document #78-160222-003B.)
On Aug. 2, 2010, SCA Hygiene Products Aktiebolag and SCA Personal...