Company Tells Supreme Court Appellate Decision On Limitations Period Conflicts With Petrella

Mealey's (September 15, 2016, 4:12 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — An appellate court’s decision that a copyright complaint must be dismissed for falling outside the three-year statute of limitations proscribed by the Copyright Act conflicts with Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (134 S. Ct. 1962, 1969 [2014]), Consumer Health Information Corp. (CHIC) says in a July 14 petition to the U.S. Supreme Court (Consumer Health Information Corp. v. Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc., et al., No. 16-282, U.S. Sup.).

(Petition for writ of certiorari available. Document #78-160919-002B.)

On April 15, the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of...
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