Utah Federal Judge Dismisses Patent Noninfringement Claim, Allows Validity Challenge
(October 13, 2016, 1:17 PM EDT) -- SALT LAKE CITY — A declaratory judgment action seeking a declaration of noninfringement and invalidity with regard to two utility patents was partly dismissed Oct. 12 by a Utah federal judge pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) (The Beer Barrel LLC v. Deep Wood Brew Products LLC, et al., No. 16-440, D. Utah.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 141495).
(Decision available. Document #16-161017-015Z)
According to U.S. Judge David Nuffer of the District of Utah, however, plaintiff The Beer Barrel LLC may file an amended complaint...