Diaper Maker Asks U.S. Supreme Court To Keep Laches Defense For Patents
(March 31, 2016, 3:39 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court should not review an appellate court’s laches rule in patent cases, an adult diaper maker argues in a March 22 brief, arguing that the decision does not conflict with Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (134 S. Ct. 1962 ), which is settled law for copyright cases (SCA Hygiene Products Aktiebolag and SCA Personal Care, Inc. v. First Quality Baby Products, LLC, et al., No. 15-927, U.S. Sup.).
(Respondents’ opposition brief available. Document #78-160404-008B.)
On Aug. 2, 2010, SCA Hygiene Products Aktiebolag...