On February 23, 2011, The Honorable Leonard P. Stark issued the Court’s Markman Opinion in Atleiers De La Haute-Garonne, et al. v. Broetje Automation-USA Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 09-598-LPS (D.Del.) construing the disputed terms of the two patents-in-suit, U.S. Patent No. 5,011,339 (the "339 patent") and U.S. Patent No. 5,143,216 (the "216 patent"). Both patents relate to dispensing objects, such as rivets, through a tube.
Complete copies of the Court’s Memorandum Opinion and Order setting forth its construction of the disputed terms are attached.