North Carolina Federal Judge Denies Injunction Following Jury Verdict
Mealey's (June 21, 2016, 1:51 PM EDT) -- RALEIGH, N.C. — A plaintiff who was awarded more than $80 million at the conclusion of a fraudulent inducement and breach of license damages trial in September 2015 was nonetheless denied a permanent injunction on June 17 by a North Carolina federal judge, who noted that the defendant prevailed on summary judgment with regard to copyright infringement (SAS Institute Inc. v. World Programming Ltd., No. 10-25, E.D. N.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 79234).