Judge Bars Testimony On Resolved Source Code Issue In Breach Of Agreement Suit
(April 19, 2016, 11:00 AM EDT) -- DETROIT — An expert may not testify regarding source code similarity between software programs in a breach of licensing agreement lawsuit, a Michigan federal judge ruled April 14, finding that the topic was already adjudicated at summary judgment (Ford Motor Co. and Ford Global Technologies LLC v. ThermoAnalytics, Inc., No. 14-13992, E.D. Mich.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 50019).
(Opinion and order available. Document #30-160513-003Z.)
On Oct. 16, 2014, Ford Motor Co. and Ford Global Technologies LLC sued ThermoAnalytics Inc., alleging false designation of origin, breach of...