Shell Oil Co. v. United States
Date: July 18, 2018
Justia Opinion Summary: In 1942-1943, the Government contracted with the Oil Companies to purchase aviation gasoline, vital to the war effort, permitting a profit margin “between 6% and 7%.” The manufacture of avgas from crude oil uses a 98% pu...
Blackbird Tech LLC v. ELB Electronics, Inc.
Date: July 16, 2018
Justia Opinion Summary: Blackbird’s 747 patent is directed to energy-efficient lighting apparatuses. One embodiment discloses retrofitting an existing light fixture with a more energy efficient lighting apparatus. The district court entered a j...
TF3 Ltd. v. Tre Milano, LLC
Date: July 13, 2018
Justia Opinion Summary: Tre Milano challenged the validity of claims 1–5 and 11, and did not challenge the validity of claims 6–10 and 12–15 of the 118 Patent, which covers a device that automates the curling of hair. A strand of hair is fed in...