Tennessee Jury Renders Verdict In Patent Case, Finds Infringement Willful
(October 28, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT) -- MEMPHIS, Tenn. — After deliberating two days, jurors empaneled before U.S. Judge Jon Phipps McCalla of the Western District of Tennessee on Oct. 27 issued a 32-page verdict, awarding a plaintiff more than $1.2 million in connection with a defendant’s willful infringement of three patents (WCM Industries Inc. v. IPS Corporation, No. 13-2019, W.D. Tenn.).
(Verdict available. Document #16-151102-016V.)
According to jurors, plaintiff WCM Industries Inc. is entitled to $1 as a reasonable royalty for each of the 1,241,524 units sold by defendant IPS Corp. that...