EPlus Says Supreme Court Must Review $18M Fine Reversal In Patent Suit

(February 18, 2016, 2:59 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court should review whether an $18 million contempt fine against Lawson Software Inc. for patent infringement could be reversed based on the retroactive effect of a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) cancellation order, ePlus Inc. argues in a Feb. 2 reply brief (ePlus Inc. v. Lawson Software Inc., No. 15-639, U.S. Sup.).

(Petitioner’s reply brief available. Document #78-160222-007B.)

A divided Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 18 denied an en banc rehearing in a dispute over injunctive...
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