The National Machinery Company, Plaintiff-appellant, v. the Waterbury Farrel Foundry & Machine Company and Textron, Inc., Defendants-appellees, 337 F.2d 944 (2d Cir. 1964)

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US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - 337 F.2d 944 (2d Cir. 1964) Argued October 26, 1964
Decided November 4, 1964

H. F. McNenny, Cleveland, Ohio (John Hoxie, Harvey M. Brownrout and Davis, Hoxie, Faithfull & Hapgood, New York City and D. W. Farrington and Richey, McNenny & Farrington, Cleveland, Ohio, on the brief), for plaintiff-appellant.

Willis H. Taylor, Jr., New York City (Pennie, Edmonds, Morton, Taylor & Adams, New York City, on the brief), for defendants-appellees.

Before LUMBARD, Chief Judge, and HAYS and MARSHALL, Circuit Judges.


We find that patents 2,542,023 and 2,542,864 are invalid for lack of invention as set forth in the opinion of Judge Blumenfeld, reported at 221 F. Supp. 77, and we affirm the judgment of the district court.