Texas Federal Judge Says Jury Verdict In Patent Case Is Adequately Supported
(April 19, 2016, 11:46 AM EDT) -- MARSHALL, Texas — Competing motions for judgment as a matter of law (JMOL) by a patent owner and defendant Apple Inc. were denied by a Texas federal judge on April 18, who instead upheld a November jury verdict that rejected Apple’s assertions of invalidity, but also deemed Apple not liable for infringement of five patents (ContentGuard Holdings Inc. v. Apple Inc., No. 13-1112, E.D. Texas; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 51274).
(Decision available. Document #16-160502-004Z.)
According to U.S. Judge Rodney Gilstrap of the Eastern District of Texas,...