Mitsubishi Entities Win Dismissal, Attorney Fees In D.C. Patent Dispute
(December 14, 2015, 12:49 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A pro se patent plaintiff’s lawsuit against Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc. (MEAU) and Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (MELCO) was dismissed Dec. 11 on grounds of res judicata and failure to state a claim by a District of Columbia federal judge (Samy Gharb v. Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc., et al., No. 15-328, D. D.C.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 166114).
(Decision available. Document #16-160105-001Z.)
Moreover, according to U.S. Judge Rudolph Contreras of the District of Columbia, the time period for enforcement of plaintiff Samy Gharb’s U.S....