Federal Judge Sides With Defendant On Copyright Claim, Expert Challenge

(May 10, 2016, 1:35 PM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A Texas federal judge on May 9 rejected as time-barred allegations that a seller of aftermarket non-original equipment manufacturer (OEM) replacement parts for a plaintiff’s machinery and equipment violated the Copyright Act (Alfa Laval Inc. v. Flowtrend Inc., No. 14-2597, S.D. Texas; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 60742).

(Decision available. Document #16-160516-009Z.)

U.S. Judge Nancy Atlas of the Southern District of Texas additionally granted, in part, a motion by defendant Flowtrend Inc. to exclude the expert testimony of Lyle W. Clem and Robert Dumke, two...
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