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Significant Decisions/Orders in December 2013

JDS Therapeutics, LLC. v. Pfizer Inc. et al. 
Case Number: 1:12-cv-09002-JSR 
Date: December 2, 2013 
Document (Dkt. 129)

Claim construction for six dietary chromium patents issued by Judge Rakoff.

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Adrea, LLC. v. Barnes & Noble, Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-04137-JSR 
Date: December 2, 2013
Document (Dkt. 59)

Following in camera review of documents in a discovery dispute, Judge Rakoff refused to order their production.

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Adrea, LLC. v. Barnes & Noble, Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-04137-JSR 
Date: December 2, 2013
Document (Dkt. 60)

Claim construction for three e-reader patents issued by Judge Rakoff.

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Larry Cole v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-08272-JSR 
Date: December 2, 2013
Document (Dkt. 4)

Patent case found not suitable for Pilot Project for Complex Cases by Judge Rakoff.

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Astrazeneca AB et al. v. Apotex Corporation et al.
Case Number: 1:01-cv-09351-DLC  
Date: December 3, 2013
Document (Dkt. 240)

Patentee awarded over $76 million in damages, which amounted to 50% of infringer’s profit from sale of generic Prilosec®, by Judge Cote.

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Astrazeneca AB et al. v. Apotex Corporation et al.
Case Number: 1:01-cv-09351-DLC 
Date: December 3, 2013
Document (Dkt. 239)

Request to redact portions of opinion and order denied by Judge Cote.

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Capital Dynanmics AG et al. v. Cambridge Associates, LLC.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-07766-KBF
Date: December 3, 2013
Document (Dkt. 8)

Patent case removed from Pilot Project Regarding Case Management Techniques for Complex Civil Cases by Judge Forrest.

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Nikon Corporation and Nikon Inc. v. Sakar International, Inc.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-07228-SAS
Date: December 4, 2013
Document (Dkt. 32)

Preliminary injunction order on consent of the parties ordered by Judge Scheindlin.

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The Echo Design Group, Inc. v. Lulu Guinness USA, Inc.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-07710-KBF 
Date: December 4, 2013
Document (Dkt. 6)

Patent case removed from Pilot Project Regarding Case Management Techniques for Complex Civil Cases by Judge Forrest.

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Worldwide Home Products Inc. v. Time, Inc. et al
Case Number: 1:11-cv-03633-LTS-MHD 
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 251)

Sur-reply regarding inequitable conduct not allowed by Judge Swain.

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Enzo Biochem, Inc. et al v. Molecular Probes, Inc.
Case Number: 1:03-cv-03816-RJS 
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 140)

Molecular Probes wins summary judgment of no infringement from Judge Sullivan.

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Roche Diagnostics GMBH et al. v. Enzo Biochem, Inc. et al
Case Number: 1:04-cv-04046-RJS 
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 132)

Enzo Biochem’s patent infringement claim against Roche survives summary judgment, while remaining claims do not, by Judge Sullivan.

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Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-03188-SHS 
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 14)

Consent judgment in Oxycodone matter entered.

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Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-00763-SHS 
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 32)

Consent judgment in Oxycodone matter entered.

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Astrazeneca AB, et al. v. Apotex Corporation, et al.
Case Number: 1:01-cv-09351-DLC  
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 147)

$104M final judgment for omeprazole infringement ordered by Judge Cote.

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Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Impax Laboratories, Inc.
Case Number: 1:11-cv-02400-SHS
Date: December 6, 2013
Document (Dkt. 255)

Consent judgment in Oxycodone matter entered.

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Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:12-cv-02959-SHS 
Date: December 9, 2013
Document (Dkt. 36)

The deposition of witnesses who were previously deposed on different OxyContin patents against different defendants was authorized by Judge Stein.

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Astrazeneca AB et al. v. Apotex Corporation, et al.
Case Number: 1:01-cv-09351-DLC 
Date: December 10, 2013
Document (Dkt. 256)

$104M judgment entered in AstraZeneca’s favor in omeprazole case by Judge Cote.

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Tomita Technologies USA, LLC. et al. v. Nintendo Co., Ltd et al. 
Case Number: 1:11-04256-JSR 
Date: December 11, 2013
Document (Dkt. 171)

Ongoing royalty rate set higher for Nintendo’s infringing sales than the rate set for pre-trial infringement by Judge Rakoff.

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Dr. Paula Small v. Implant Direct MFG. LLC d/b/a Implant Direct, LLC.
Case Number: 1:06-cv-00683-NRB 
Date: December 13, 2013
Document (Dkt. 345)

Dental implant claims invalid and not infringed, Judge Buchwald found.

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Endeavor Energy, Inc., v. Consolidated Edison Solutions, Inc.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-06528-LTS 
Date: December 13, 2013
Document (Dkt. 21)

Order Regarding Ediscovery In Patent Cases issued by Judge Swain.

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Yama Capital LLC v. Canon Inc., et al.
Case Number: 1:12-cv-07159-KPF  
Date: December 13, 2013
Document (Dkt. 43)

Infringement contentions stricken, with leave to amend, by Judge Failla.

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Hockeyline, Inc. v. Stats LLC
Case Number: 1:13-cv-01446-CM  
Date: December 16, 2013
Document (Dkt. 25)

Claim terms construed by Judge McMahon, and claim 9 ruled indefinite.

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Radiancy v. Viatek Consumer Products Group
Case Number: 1:13-cv-03767-NSR-LMS 
Date: December 17, 2013
Document (Dkt. 48)

Sur-reply not permitted by scheduling order is not allowed, said Judge Roman.

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Wireless Ink Corporation v. Facebook, Inc. and Google, Inc.
Case Number: 1:11-cv-01751-PKC 
Date: December 17, 2013
Document (Dkt. 183)

Victorious Google and Facebook fail to win attorney fees from Wireless Ink Corp.

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AstraZeneca AB et al. v. Apotex Corporation et al.
Case Number: 1:01-cv-09351-DLC 
Date: December 18, 2013
Document (Dkt. 258)

Apotex authorized to deposit $104M in court’s registry before its appeal of AstraZeneca’s omeprazole victory.

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Briese Lichttenchink Vertriebs GmbH et al. v. Brent Langton, B2Pro et al.
Case Number: 1:09-cv-09790-SC-MHD 
Date: December 18, 2013
Document (Dkt. 477)

Treble damages awarded to former business partner after relationship went sour by Judge Swain.

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Commercial Recovery Corporation v. Bilateral Credit Corp., LLC
Case Number: 1:12-cv-05287-CM 
Date: December 19, 2013
Document (Dkt. 68)

Covenant not to sue divests court of jurisdiction of bankrupt plaintiff’s case, finds Judge McMahon.

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Hon Hai Precision Co. v. Wi-Lan, Inc.
Case Number: 1:12-cv-07900-SAS 
Date: December 20, 2013
Document (Dkt. 46)

Hon Hai Precision Co. v. Wi-Lan Inc. case closed by Judge Maas.

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Tomita Technologies USA, LLC. et al. v. Nintendo CO., Ltd. et al.
Case Number: 1:11-cv-04256-JSR 
Date: December 30, 2013
Document (Dkt. 173)

Judge Rakoff entered an amended judgment, setting an ongoing royalty rate.

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JDS Therapeutics, LLC. v. Pfizer Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:12-cv-09002-JSR 
Date: December 31, 2013
Document (Dkt. 133)

Court’s explanation of refusal to strike expert reports.

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Cognex Corporation et al. v. Microscan Systems, Inc. et al.
Case Number: 1:13-cv-02027-JSR 
Date: December 31, 2013
Document (Dkt. 142)

Bar code reader patent case summary judgment motions decided by Judge Rakoff.

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