2011 Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

Opinions 1 - 500 of 2048

CALICO BRAND V AMERITEK IMPORTS
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 08-1324
COMPAK CO V JOHNSON
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1457
TECHNOLOGY PATENTS V DEUTSCHE
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1581
GINGERY V ARMY
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3225
DUBSKY V US
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5123
YOUNGMAN V DVA
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7139
NEUTRAL TANDEM, INC. V. PEERLESS NETWORK, LLC.
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1012
SCIELE PHARMA INC. V. LUPIN LTD.
Date: December 29, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1118
Bendict v. Super Bakery, Inc.  
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1131

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff owns registration for the mark G THE GOODYMAN. An examining attorney rejected defendant's application to register GOODY MAN for bakery goods, on the ground of likelihood of confusion with G THE GOODYMAN; the re...

PACHECO V DVA
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7107
IN RE ANTOR MEDIA
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1465
CORR V METRO WASHINGTON AIRPORTS
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1501
AGBANIYAKA V TREASURY
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3211
EVANS V US
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5115
PEREZ V US
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5129
BROWN V. U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3002
BECKER V. DEPT. OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3008
HAHN V. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3017
FAST HORSE V. U.S.
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-5017
TUROCY V. DEPT. OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: December 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-7008
3D SYSTEMS, INC. V. ENVISIONTEC, INC.
Date: December 27, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1099
IN RE DAVIS
Date: December 27, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M112
ICHL V SONY ELECTRONICS
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1202
BROWN V VA
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3044
Patrick v. Shinseki  
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7012

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff's husband served in the U.S. Army, 1958-1959, and was discharged due to rheumatic heart disease. The Board of Veterans' Appeals denied a claim for service-related benefits in 1959 and denied subsequent claims....

WASHINGTON V DVA
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7129
FAST MEMORY V INTEL CORP
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1283
AUTOMOTIVE TECH V DELPHI CORP
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1292
PERKINELMER V INTEMA
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1577
INVENTIO AG V OTIS ELEVATOR
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1615
ALLFLEX USA V AVID IDENTIFICATION
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1621
LUSH V. MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3131
PECARD V AGRICULTURE
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3151
THOMPSON V US
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5057
ROSS V US
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5061
WINSTON V US
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5093
MCDONALD V DVA
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7078
IN RE BIOSEARCH TECHNOLOGIES
Date: December 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M995
IN RE SP CONTROLS
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1119
EVANS V US
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1303
ROBERT BOSCH V PYLON MFG CORP
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1363
SMARTMETRIC V AMERICAN EXPRESS
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1473
VERANCE CORP V DIGIMARC CORP
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1601
BERRY V CONYERS
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3207
ABRUZZO V SSA
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3218
ABRUZZO V SSA
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3218
STONE V HHS
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5109
HAMMITT V HHS
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5117
DUNLAP V DVA
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7133
MAYBERRY V DVA
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7136
PITTS V DVA
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7182
UNITED STATES V. CANEX INTERNATIONAL LUMBER SALES
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1027
BRIGHT RESPONSE V. YAHOO!
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1045
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS V. INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION
Date: December 21, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1075
HITACHI HOME ELECTRONICS (AMERICA) INC. V. U.S.
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1345
RANDALL MAY INTL V DEG MUSIC
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1530
ALLERGAN V SANDOZ
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1619
KAM-ALMAZ V US
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5059
STONE V HHS
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5109
HAMMITT V HHS
Date: December 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5117
GPX Int'l Tire Corp. v. United States  
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1107

Justia Opinion Summary: The Tariff Act of 1930 provides for two types of duties on imports that injure domestic industries: antidumping duties on goods sold in the U.S. at less than fair value, 19 U.S.C. 1673, and countervailing duties to offse...

PAKFOOD PUBLIC CO V US
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1282
MURTON V DVA
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7058
AUTOMATED TRANSACTIONS V IYG HLDG
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1492
HOR V CHU
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1540
LINEAR TECH V MONOLITHIC POWER
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1637
CHADWELL V OPM
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3174
BURKS V RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3196
PACIOUS V NASA
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3215
GONZALEZ V DHS
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3238
NOVO NORDISK INC. V. PADDOCK LABORATORIES, INC.
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1031
MALONE V. DEPT. OF COMMERCE
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3036
BANEY V. DEPT. OF JUSTICE
Date: December 19, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3212
CAMPBELL V USPS
Date: December 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3096
RANA V ARMY
Date: December 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3148
IN RE LINK_A_MEDIA DEVICES CORP.
Date: December 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M99
IN RE LINK_A_MEDIA DEVICES CORP.
Date: December 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M990
APPLE INC. V. SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Date: December 16, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1105
SP TECH V GARMIN INTL
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1488
In re Constr. Equip. Co.  
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1507

Justia Opinion Summary: The owner of a patent, is entitled "Mobile Screen Assembly for Rubble and Debris," and directed to a vehicle for screening rocks and plant matter (among other things) based on size from, for example, soil or dirt at a co...

K-TEC V VITA-MIX CORP
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1244
IN RE HALSEY
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1435
GAL-OR V US
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5122
MCDONALD V DVA
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7078
VITA-MIX v. KAPPOS
Date: December 15, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1024
CULLINAN V USPS
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3186
HIGHMARK V ALLCARE HEALTH
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1219
ACTIVEVIDEO V VERIZON COMMUNICATION
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1538
BERRY V CONYERS
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3207
IN RE EMC CORPORATION
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M100
AMPERION, INC. V. CURRENT GROUP, LLC.
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1073
FRANKLIN V. MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD
Date: December 14, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3015
IN RE SAUNDERS
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1529
NEUTRAL TANDEM V PEERLESS NETWORK
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1144
JOAO BOCK V SLEEPY HOLLOW
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1211
IN RE COCHRAN
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1225
KATZ-PUESCHEL V TRANSPORTATION
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3081
HARDING V VA
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3091
DANIEL V OPM
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3097
PEARSON V VA
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3104
BROWN V MSPB
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3109
KENNINGTON V TREASURY
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3192
MECKLER V. U.S.
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5040
WESTERN MANAGEMENT V US
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5049
JONES V DVA
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7050
ARGENTUM MED V NOBLE BIOMATERIALS
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1618
GREEN EDGE V RUBBER MULCH
Date: December 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M998
OMNI-THERM V DUPACO
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1562
MAHER V US
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5130
IN RE THREE-DIMENSIONAL MEDIA
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1055
IN RE FISCH
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1068
WARNER CHILCOTT LABS V MYLAN PHARMA
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1611
AQUINO V OPM
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3092
MACHULAS V AIR FORCE
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3161
D'ALONZO V OPM
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3169
KOPP V OPM
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3181
MANN V ARMY
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3182
BURGHART V DVA
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7142
FOBBS V DVA
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7154
IN RE MIRACLE
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1373
MINUTE MAN PROPERTIES V USPS
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1433
FOX GROUP V CREE INC
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1576
JANG V BOSTON SCIENTIFIC
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1633
RAMEY V MSPB
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3183
HILLIARD V ARMY
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3198
TATUM V MSPB
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3233
LEE V DVA
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7165
IN RE REMBRANDT TECHNOLOGIES PATENT LITIGATION
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1022
GILBERT V. SHINSEKI
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 12-7006
KELLY V. SHINSEKI
Date: December 12, 2011
Docket Number: 12-7024
NU-WAY CONCRETE V DHS
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1171
KIM V EARTHGRAINS CO
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1242
IN RE CARNAHAN
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1324
IN RE GOUGH
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1343
Salmon v. Soc. Sec. Admin.  
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3029

Justia Opinion Summary: After several notifications about deficiencies, plaintiff, a former service representative with the Social Security Administration, was terminated from her position. The Merit Systems Protection Board affirmed. The Feder...

GRAVES V NAVY
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3150
PARKER V DVA
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7150
CORR V METRO WASHINGTON AIRPORTS
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1501
GREENLIANT SYSTEMS V XICOR
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1514
TROPP V CONAIR CORPORATION
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1583
MIDTRONICS V AURORA PERFORMANCE
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1589
HARRIS V MSPB
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3149
TIERNEY V JUSTICE
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3159
COOPER V ARMY
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3240
REEVES V DVA
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7085
EL MALIK V DVA
Date: December 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7201
In re Constr Equip. Co.  
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1507

Justia Opinion Summary: The 564 patent, entitled Mobile Screen Assembly for Rubble and Debris, is directed to a vehicle for screening rocks and plant matter (among other things) based on size from, for example, soil or dirt at a construction si...

MEMORYLINK CORP V MOTOROLA
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1533
ZOELLER V ARMY
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1167
IN RE SHINOHARA
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1226
IN RE MESSERGES
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1287
CEPHALON V WATSON PHARMA
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1326
PUNONGBAYAN V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3136
ANSTINE V US
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5053
SORKIN V UNIVERSAL BLDG PRODUCTS
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1289
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1377
HIGHMARK V ALLCARE HEALTH
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1219
RATES TECH V MEDIATRIX TELECOM
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1384
EPLUS, INC. V. LAWSON SOFTWARE, INC.
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1396
APPLE V ITC
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1592
WALTNER V US
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5105
MONDIS TECHNOLOGY LTD. V. HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1004
ACORDIA THERAPEUTICS INC. V. APOTEX INC.
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1019
CROSS MATCH TECHNOLOGIES, INC. V. INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1026
U.S. V. GREAT AMERICAN INSURANCE CO.
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1056
TAWADROUS V. DEPT. OF THE TREASURY
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3028
ARCHER V. DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Date: December 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3032
OHIO WILLOW V THERMO-PLY
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1119
RODRIGUEZ V. DEPT. OF STATE
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3115
WESTON SOLUTIONS, INC. V. U.S.
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5046
ANTHONY V. DEPT. OF THE TREASURY
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3145
WHITEMAN V TRANSPORTATION
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3165
MAYESKE V NAVY
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3167
AMERICAN SAVINGS BANK V US
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5132
KING V DVA
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7159
TROST V DVA
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7192
BRILLIANT INSTRUMENTS, INC. V. GUIDETECH, LLC.
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1018
IN RE SALAZAR
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M110
IN RE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Date: December 7, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M111
1ST MEDIA V ELECTRONIC ARTS
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1435
O2 MICRO INTL LTD V ITC
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1482
TDM AMERICA V US
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5138
LEARNING CURVE V MUNCHKIN
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1036
FURMINATOR V KIM LAUBE
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1197
NOVARTIS PHARMA V MYLAN PHARMA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1203
YORKEY V DIAB
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1360
IN RE BREINER
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1387
IN RE ARTEMIS MEDICAL
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1413
IN RE DEVICOR MEDICAL
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1414
DEY PHARMA V SUNOVION PHARMA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1507
PASTIFICIO LUCIO V US
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1533
ADVANCE CONSTRUCTION V ARMY
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1536
ARCELORMITTAL STAINLESS V US
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1578
IN RE BLANCHE
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1580
POLITES V US
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1606
BENCOMO V DHS
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3106
LISAGOR V VA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3116
ABRAMS V SSA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3177
NWOGU V US
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5015
GADASH V DVA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7103
CRAIG V DVA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7196
VALENCIA V DVA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7202
EARLES V DVA
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7206
IN RE SEED LAYERS TECH., LLC.
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1047
ORCINO V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3034
MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. V. AMPHASTAR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1062
MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. V. AMPHASTAR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Date: December 6, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1062
Younies v. Merit Sys. Prot. Bd.  
Date: December 5, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3031

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff applied for a position with the Department of Labor and responded "no" to whether he had been convicted or put on probation during the preceding 10 years. After he was hired, he signed the form, certifying the...

WEST V DVA
Date: December 2, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7079
IN RE LINK_A_MEDIA DEVICES CORP.
Date: December 2, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M990
KAKUK V DVA
Date: December 2, 2011
Docket Number: 10-7023
JOHNSON V DVA
Date: December 2, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7180
IN RE TD AMERITRADE, INC.
Date: December 2, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M107
EASTERN SHAWNEE TRIBE V US
Date: December 1, 2011
Docket Number: 08-5102
Russell v. United States  
Date: December 1, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1498

Justia Opinion Summary: The Army and Air Force Exchange Service issues credit cards to military personnel to purchase uniforms and other merchandise from post-exchange stores on military bases. During the relevant period balances for uniforms w...

Teva Pharm. Indus., Ltd. v. Astrazeneca Pharm., LP  
Date: December 1, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1091

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff's 502 patent for a statin drug is a reissue of a patent that claims the benefit of a provisional application filed on April 10, 2000. The earliest date by which plaintiff asserts that it conceived and reduced t...

IN RE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Date: December 1, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M111
GELLMAN V TELULAR CORP
Date: November 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1196
IN RE TD AMERITRADE, INC.
Date: November 30, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M107
IN RE SCOTTRADE, INC.
Date: November 30, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M109
DOUGLAS DYNAMICS V BUYERS PRODUCTS
Date: November 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1291
AFFYMAX V JOHNSON & JOHNSON
Date: November 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1388
ELI LILLY V TEVA PARENTERAL
Date: November 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1561
PRZYBYLSKI V DVA
Date: November 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7190
IN RE BENSON
Date: November 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1311
MIRROR WORLDS V APPLE
Date: November 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1392
MIRROR WORLDS V APPLE
Date: November 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1392
TIANRUI GROUP CO V ITC
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1395
In re Ricoh Co., Ltd.  
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1199

Justia Opinion Summary: The owner of the patent, directed to systems and processes for the design of application-specific integrated circuits , sued customers of Synopsys. The owner alleged Synopsys sold software for an infringing process. Syno...

CLARK V HOLDER
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1505
IN RE WHINK PRODUCTS
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1543
GOMEZ V MSPB
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3205
MIXSON V DVA
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7152
IN RE FIRST QUALITY BABY PRODUCTS
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M102
IN RE BIOSEARCH TECHNOLOGIES
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M995
IN RE TD AMERITRADE, INC.
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M107
IN RE SCOTTRADE, INC.
Date: November 23, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M109
PORTER V HHS
Date: November 22, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5162
WINCHESTER V OPM
Date: November 22, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3074
CCA Assocs. v. United States  
Date: November 21, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5100

Justia Opinion Summary: Incentives under the National Housing Act, to encourage private developers to meet the needs of moderate income families, included below-market 40-year mortgages, with an option to prepay after 20 years. Restrictions, fo...

SE-KURE CONTROLS V VANGUARD PRODUCT
Date: November 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1169
ARMSTRONG V TREASURY
Date: November 21, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3015
BYRNE V WOOD HERRON
Date: November 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1012
O2 MICRO INTL V BEYOND INNOVATION
Date: November 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1054
RICKETT V HHS
Date: November 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5038
MAHER V DVA
Date: November 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7037
SHARP V DVA
Date: November 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7100
IN RE HALSEY
Date: November 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1435
CALLAWAY GOLF V KAPPOS
Date: November 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1622
GOMEZ V MSPB
Date: November 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3205
ABRUZZO V SSA
Date: November 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3218
MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. V. AMPHASTAR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Date: November 17, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1062
ROGERS V TRISTAR PRODUCTS
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1494
MIDTRONICS V AURORA PERFORMANCE
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1589
ALLI V US
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5100
IN RE GRAVES
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M988
IN RE GRAVES
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M991
MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. V. AMPHASTAR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Date: November 16, 2011
Docket Number: 12-1062
KIMBERLY-CLARK V FIRST QUALITY
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1157
IN RE CONTE
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1331
PUNONGBAYAN V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3136
COX V OPM
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3147
WILLIAMS V DVA
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7116
SMITH V DVA
Date: November 15, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7138
Powell v. Home Depot U.S.A., Inc.  
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1409

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff designed a radial arm saw guard and sold eight prototype units for use by defendant, a major retailer, at stations for cutting lumber. Defendant contracted with another to make copies of the guard for all of it...

EMCORE CORPORATION V ITC
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1069
DUPONT AIR PRODUCTS NANOMATERIALS V. CABOT MICROELECTRONICS
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1085
IN RE GARDNER
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1310
FISHER V VA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3046
BRANCH-WILLIAMS V VA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3112
CUSTODIO V OPM
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3121
SCHOENROGGE V. DEPT. OF JUSTICE
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3126
DUNCAN V US
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5066
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1377
MIDTRONICS V AURORA PERFORMANCE
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1589
CIVIX-DDI V HOTELS.COM
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1599
GIBSON V. DEPT. OF THE ARMY
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3153
PATTERSON V USPS
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3209
ROJERO V US
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5111
GRUBBS V DVA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7099
BELTRAN V DVA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7132
LOGAN V DVA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7140
MCDOWELL V DVA
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7171
IN RE BIOSEARCH TECHNOLOGIES
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M995
IN RE AIM SPORTS
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M999
BRIGGS V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3023
IN RE WICKLIFFE
Date: November 14, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M104
NILSSEN V WAL-MART STORES
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1139
ESTRADA V TELEFONOS DE MEXICO
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1558
MIKKILINENI V STOLL
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1389
DURAMED PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. V. WATSON LABORATORIES, INC.
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1438
ROSIMO V OPM
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3090
ROUND V SSA
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3093
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3102
WILLIAMS V. U.S.
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5098
MARSHALL V DVA
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7027
BIZZARD V DVA
Date: November 10, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7144
TYPHOON TOUCH V DELL INC
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 09-1589
PHOENIX SOLUTION V WEST INTERACTIVE
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1022
MAG INSTRUMENT V BRINKMANN CORP
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1052
DUNCAN V US
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5095
HAMER V DVA
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7033
DELFIN V DVA
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7145
BEY V DVA
Date: November 9, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7151
IN RE GOOGLE, INC.
Date: November 8, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M106
BERMAN V INTERIOR
Date: November 7, 2011
Docket Number: 10-3052
SMITH-NWAGWU V VA
Date: November 7, 2011
Docket Number: 10-3181
Typhoon Touch Tech., Inc. v. Dell, Inc.  
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 09-1589

Justia Opinion Summary: The patents at issue are titled "Portable Computer with Touch Screen and Computer System Employing Same." The district court held that the patents were invalid and not infringed by defendants, manufacturers or sellers of...

MINKS V POLARIS INDUSTRIES
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1106
ROBERT BOSCH V PYLON MFG CORP
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1096
MCFARLAND V DVA
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7062
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1377
IN RE YUFA
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1417
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS V ITC
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1591
MOJARRO V USPS
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3079
BURROUGHS V ARMY
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3119
MOJARRO V USPS
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3120
HILLIARD V ARMY
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3198
TARR V VA
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3208
MOORE V. DEPT. OF THE NAVY
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3009
SALAZAR V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: November 4, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3011
PARSONS GLOBAL V ARMY
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1201
IN RE HILLIS
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1402
COMPAK CO V JOHNSON
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1457
LINK TREASURE V BABY TREND
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1607
BEARD V US
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5107
LEE V DVA
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7165
GROVES V DVA
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7197
ELLISION V. U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
Date: November 3, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3006
Diggs. v. Dep't of Hous. & Urban Dev.  
Date: November 1, 2011
Docket Number: 10-3193

Justia Opinion Summary: The agency removed plaintiff from her position based on charges of rude, disruptive, aggressive, or intimidating behavior and misrepresentation. Plaintiff denied the charges and alleged retaliation for prior Equal Employ...

Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Inc. v. United States  
Date: October 31, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1345

Justia Opinion Summary: The company imported plasma flat panel televisions, made or assembled in Mexico, between 2003, and 2005 that were liquidated as dutiable under subheading 8528.12.72 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule at a rate of five per...

RETRACTABLE TECH V BECTON DICKINSON
Date: October 31, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1402
WELD RACING V ULTRA WHEEL
Date: October 31, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1493
BENCOMO V DHS
Date: October 31, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3106
WIGGINS V TREASURY
Date: October 31, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3114
IN RE AL-ALI
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1086
IN RE TRANSACTION HOLDINGS
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1361
AFFYMAX V JOHNSON & JOHNSON
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1388
IN RE HILLIS
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1401
TRADING TECH INTL V ESPEED
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1424
AUTOMATED TRANSACTIONS V IYG HLDG
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1492
SHELL OIL COMPANY V US
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1531
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1552
HARDEN-WILLIAMS V. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3007
ALONZO V. DEPT. OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: October 28, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3010
RATES TECH V MEDIATRIX TELECOM
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1384
ODYSSEY LOGISTICS V KAPPOS
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1441
INTEL CORP V NEGOTIATED DATA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1448
IN RE BUTTERCUP LEGACY
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1450
SUPERIOR INDUSTRIES V THOR GLOBAL
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1549
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1552
FASTLINKS V ARMY
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1571
METSO MINERALS V POWERSCREEN INTL
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1572
LISAGOR V VA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3116
MAYESKE V NAVY
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3167
CHADWELL V OPM
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3174
CAVE V TREASURY
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3230
MILBURN V DVA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7043
DONNELLAN V DVA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7127
SANDERS V DVA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7199
EL MALIK V DVA
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7201
CASTROVERDE V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3012
FONTILLA V. OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Date: October 27, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3013
HARVEST INST FREEDMAN V US
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5104
LARA V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3067
MENDOZA V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3068
OCHOA V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3069
VELA V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3070
SOTO V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3071
MARTINEZ V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3072
RODRIGUEZ V OPM
Date: October 26, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3073
MCNULTY V DVA
Date: October 25, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7104
WARNER CHILCOTT LABS V MYLAN PHARMA
Date: October 25, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1611
HARDING V VA
Date: October 25, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3091
ROBERT BOSCH V PYLON MFG CORP
Date: October 24, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1363
Streck, Inc. v. Research & Diagnostic Sys., Inc.  
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1045

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs filed suit, asserting infringement of patents. Defendant argued invalidity on the ground that its employee was the earlier inventor. The jury answered "No" to: Has defendant proven by clear and convincing evid...

FANIMATION V DANS FAN CITY
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1180
EXUM V DHS
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3037
CW ZUMBIEL V KAPPOS
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1332
TRANSOCEAN V MAERSK
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1555
FINGER V INTERIOR
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3217
KENNEDY V HHS
Date: October 20, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5106
FLFMC V WHAM-O
Date: October 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1067
Ford-Clifton v. Dep't of Veterans' Affairs  
Date: October 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3103

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, employed by the federal government for almost 30 years, appealed from termination of her position with the VA. During her last months on the job she suffered depression and high blood pressure. The parties ent...

CIVIX-DDI V HOTELS.COM
Date: October 19, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1599
ALMOND BROS LUMBER V US
Date: October 18, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1389
Sanofi-Aventis v. Apotex  
Date: October 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1048

Justia Opinion Summary: In the first appeal in a case regarding clopidogrel bisulfate tablets, sold by plaintiff under the brand name Plavix®, the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of a preliminary injunction concerning defend...

BURROUGHS V ARMY
Date: October 18, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3141
BOND V DVA
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 10-7096
STONE STRONG V DEL ZOTTO PRODUCTS
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1156
IN RE LG ELECTRONICS
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1248
VISKASE COMPANIES V WORLD PAC INTL
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1256
HOLLMER V HARARI
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1276
MIDWESTERN PET V SOCIETE PRODUITS
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1482
DOMINION RESOURCES V US
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5087
JOHNSON V US
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5126
GERMINARO V DVA
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7131
PRZYBYLSKI V DVA
Date: October 17, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7190
Trusted Integration, Inc. v. United States  
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5142

Justia Opinion Summary: The Information Security Management Act, 44 U.S.C. 3541–49, requires that federal agencies meet information security standards. Compliance is monitored by the Office of Management and Budget. The Department of Justice p...

NASUTI V MSPB
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3048
ANDERSON V DVA
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7134
USPPS LTD V AVERY DENNISON CORP
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1525
JOHNSON V USPS
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3130
MORALES V. DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Date: October 14, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3004
IN RE PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1158
HAHN V. EPA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3133
DELONEY V DVA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7054
WALKER V DVA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7130
IN RE MOUSA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1294
CEPHALON V WATSON PHARMA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1325
INTEL CORP V NEGOTIATED DATA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1448
NOLEN V LUFKIN INDUSTRIES
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1499
HOR V CHU
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1540
VEAL V OPM
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3234
EDWARDS V DEFENSE
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3236
GREENE V DVA
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7084
AKAO V. DEPT. OF THE TREASURY
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3001
IN RE SDI TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Date: October 13, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M105
MCGEE V AIR FORCE
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 09-3263
UNITED ACCESS V EARTHLINK
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1251
CANEX INTL LUMBER V US
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1512
Robert Bosch LLC v. Pylon Mfg. Corp.  
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1096

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff develops and sells windshield wiper blades and owns patents covering beam blade technology, a new technology for distributing pressure more evenly over the length of the blade. Defendant is a competitor. The di...

IN RE XIAO
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1195
BRACH V US
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5088
O'DANIELS V DVA
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7110
GRIFFIN V. DEPT. OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: October 12, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7111
Tianrui Grp. Co., Ltd. v. Int'l Trade Comm'n  
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1395

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, a domestic manufacturer of cast steel railway wheels, owns two secret processes for manufacturing such wheel. It uses one process at three of its domestic foundries and has licensed the other to firms with fou...

Absolute Software, Inc. v. Stealth Signal, Inc.  
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1503

Justia Opinion Summary: The companies sell competing software products that track lost or stolen electronic devices, using a global network. Each side asserted claims of patent infringement.The district court entered summary judgment of non-inf...

SEIKO EPSON V CORETRONIC CORP
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1120
BURROUGHS V ARMY
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3118
NATTY V USPS
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3138
RESOURCE CONVERSATION GROUP V US
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5063
ARLINGTON INDUSTRIES V BRIDGEPORT
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1377
AFFINITY LABS V HYUNDAI MOTOR
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1350
MBO LABS V BECTON DICKINSON
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1446
DA SILVA V. HOLDER
Date: October 11, 2011
Docket Number: 12-3003
Bond v. Shinseki  
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 10-7096

Justia Opinion Summary: In 1996 petitioner, who had served in the Marine Corps from 1965 to 1968, filed a claim for compensation for post-traumatic stress disorder. The VA Regional Office granted the claim and assigned a disability rating of 30...

ARMOUR OF AMERICA V. U.S.
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5085
URBAN V DVA
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7119
JOHNSON V DVA
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7123
UNIQUE PRODUCT V HY-GRADE VALVE
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1254
ROBERT BOSCH V PYLON MFG CORP
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1363
IN RE ABBOTT DIABETES
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1516
SCHERING PLOUGH V WESTERN HOLDINGS
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1519
KNOWLES ELECTRONICS V ITC
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1565
DATATREASURY CORP V US BANK
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1587
JOHNSON V STATE
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3170
PLEASANT-BEY V US
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5118
IN RE FIRST QUALITY BABY PRODUCTS
Date: October 7, 2011
Docket Number: 11-M102
IGT v. Bally Gaming Int'l, Inc.  
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1364

Justia Opinion Summary: The patents describe a networked system of gaming machines. The district court entered summary judgment, finding that that defendant's use of promotions to provide incentives for use of certain gaming machines infringed...

ALEXCE V DVA
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 10-7073
Atlantic Research Mktg. Sys., Inc. v. Troy  
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1002

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff manufactures accessories for small arms weaponry, including handguards that attach to military rifles. Defendant, a distributor who became an employee, signed a nondisclosure agreement, and became familiar with...

IN RE TAYLOR
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1275
MELVINO TECH V KAPPOS
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1161
PROMEGA CORP V LIFE TECH
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1263
EBRON V DHS
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3173
KENNINGTON V TREASURY
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3192
COOPER V ARMY
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3240
TAIWO V OOC
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-6002
COLE V DVA
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7082
JONES V DVA
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7195
HOLLAND V DVA
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7198
BOYD V DVA
Date: October 6, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7209
In Re Stepan Co.  
Date: October 5, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1261

Justia Opinion Summary: The company's patent covers polyol-based resin blends and methods of using them to create closed-cell polyurethane and polyisocyanurate-based foams, used for thermal insulation boards for the walls of homes and buildings...

ZIRCON V STANLEY
Date: October 5, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1405
Engage Learning, Inc. v. Salazar  
Date: October 5, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1007

Justia Opinion Summary: Since 2001 the company has provided professional training, curriculum development, and technical assistance to schools, teachers, and administrators to schools run by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The BIA funds its progr...

IN RE APPLE INC.
Date: October 5, 2011
Docket Number: 12-M103
John Mezzalingua Assocs., Inc. v. Int'l Trade Comm'n  
Date: October 4, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1536

Justia Opinion Summary: A manufacturer of cable connectors that are used to connect coaxial cables to electronic devices filed a complaint with the International Trade Commission asserting that the importation, sale for importation, and sale af...

Lemans Corp. v. United States  
Date: October 3, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1295

Justia Opinion Summary: U.S. Customs and Border Protection set duty rates on motocross jerseys, pants, and motorcycle jackets imported by plaintiff, classifying the items as apparel under chapters 61 and 62 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, ra...

Romero v. Dep't of Def.  
Date: October 3, 2011
Docket Number: 10-3137

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2006, plaintiff, employed as an auditor at the Department of Defense was removed from his position for failing to maintain his Secret level security clearance. His loss of security clearance was based on his wife's s...

Bettcher Indus., Inc. v. Bunzl USA, Inc.  
Date: October 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1038

Justia Opinion Summary: The patent, entitled "Low Friction Rotary Knife," is directed to a power operated knife used principally in the meat packing and other commercial food processing industries. While plaintiff's claim of invalidity, asserti...

Bledsoe v. U.S. Postal Svc.  
Date: October 3, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3054

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a mail processing clerk, was injured on-duty in 2005 and received workers' compensation. She partially recovered and, in 2008, the Postal Service provided a modified light duty assignment. In June 2010, pursua...

Powertech Tech., Inc. v. Tessera, Inc.  
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1489

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant's process patent is directed to methods for preventing the contamination of exposed semiconductor chip terminals during encapsulation of the chips in molded plastic. Plaintiff, one of defendant's licensees, sou...

SIMPSON V DVA
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7096
BEER V US
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5012
WHITSERVE V COMPUTER PACKAGES
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1206
ION GEOPHYSICAL CORP V SERCEL
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1255
NSK CORP. V. FAG ITALIA, S.P.A.
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1362
COMPAK CO V JOHNSON
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1457
OPTIMUMPATH V BELKIN INTL
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1458
IN RE APPLIED MATERIALS
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1461
ACTIVEVIDEO V VERIZON COMMUNICATION
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1538
WARNER CHILCOTT LABS V MYLAN PHARMA
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1611
GROSECLOSE V NAVY
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3078
PEARSON V VA
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3104
SYDNOR V SSA
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3128
HARRIS V MSPB
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3149
KAM-ALMAZ V US
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5059
TATUM V US
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-5130
LEE V DVA
Date: September 30, 2011
Docket Number: 11-7165
KIMBERLY-CLARK V FIRST QUALITY
Date: September 29, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1382
KIMBERLY-CLARK V FIRST QUALITY
Date: September 29, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1382
WARNER CHILCOTT LABS V MYLAN PHARMA
Date: September 29, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1611
Cordis Corp. v. Boston Scientific Corp.  
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 10-1311

Justia Opinion Summary: The patents at issue relate to balloon-expandable stents, used to treat occluded blood vessels. Following a remand, the district court found that defendants did not literally infringe the patents and rejected claims that...

Boston Edison Co. v. United States  
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 10-5136

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, which owned a nuclear power plant, entered into the standard U.S. Department of Energy contract, under which DOE agreed to collect spent nuclear fuel (SNF) no later than 1998. DOE never began collecting SNF an...

MEDTRONIC V BOSTON SCIENTIFIC
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1313
OPTIMUMPATH V BELKIN INTL
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1458
SHAKOPEE MDEWAKANTON V FBCV LLC
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-1515
WILDER V NAVY
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3105
STRADER V AGRICULTURE
Date: September 28, 2011
Docket Number: 11-3137