Federal Circuit Vacates Fee Award For Timberlake, Spears In Patent Case
(October 21, 2016, 1:04 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A California federal judge’s decision awarding pop singers Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears $755,925.86 in attorney fees under 35 U.S. Code Section 285 after the duo prevailed on allegations of patent infringement was vacated and remanded by the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 20 (Large Audience Display Systems LLC v. Tennman Productions LLC, et al., No. 15-2040, Fed. Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 18854).
(Decision available. Document #16-161107-010Z.)
According to the per curiam ruling by Circuit Judges Kimberly A. Moore,...