By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Colm F. Connolly in Genentech, Inc. et al. v. Amgen Inc., Civil Action No. 17-1407-CFC, Consolidated (D.Del. March 9, 2020), the Court
Continue Reading Judge Connolly Issues Claim Construction Opinion for Remaining Disputed Claim Term in Patent-in-Suit in Patent Infringement Action

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Leonard P. Stark in Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. v. Oxford Nanopore Technologies, Inc. et al., Civil Action No. 17-275-LPS-CJB (D.Del. February
Continue Reading Chief Judge Stark Issues Rulings on Parties Various Motions in Limine in Patent Action Scheduled to Begin Trial Next Week

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Colm F. Connolly in Genentech, Inc. et al. v. Amgen, Inc., Civil Action No. 17-1407-CFC, Consol. (D.Del. February 12, 2020), the Court
Continue Reading Judge Connolly Denies Defendant’s Motion to Amend Answer to Add Affirmative Defense that Patent-in-Suit is Unenforceable Due to Plaintiff’s Inequitable Conduct Before the PTO

By Order entered by Chief Judge Leonard P. Stark on January 31, 2020, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware added three Delaware attorneys to its Special
Continue Reading Three Delaware Attorneys Added by Court to Special Masters Panel in Complex Civil Cases in District of Delaware

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Leonard P. Stark in Peeble Tide LLC v. Arlo Technologies, Inc., Civil Action No. 19-769-LPS (D.Del. January 31, 2020), the Court granted
Continue Reading Chief Judge Stark Grants and Denies Some of Defendants’ Motions to Dismiss Based on Patent Ineligible Subject Matter

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Colm F. Connolly in CareDx, Inc. v. Natera, Inc., Civil Action No. 19-662-CFC (D.Del. January 24, 2020), the Court adopted the Report
Continue Reading Judge Connolly Adopts the Recommendations of Magistrate Judge Burke to Deny Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff’s Lanham Act and Unfair Competition Claims

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Leonard P. Stark in Cirba Inc. d/b/a Densify) et al. v. VMware, Inc., Civil Action No. 19-742-LPS (D.Del. January 7, 2020), the
Continue Reading Chief Judge Stark Grants Defendant’s Daubert Motion to Exclude Certain Testimony of Plaintiffs’ Trademark Expert for Lack of Reliable Methodology or Principles

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Colm F. Connolly in Boston Scientific Corp. et al. v. Nevro Corp., Civil Action No. 18-0644-CFC (D.Del. November 25, 2019), the Court
Continue Reading Judge Connolly Grants Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Eight Counts of Plaintiffs’ Direct Infringement Claims for Failure to Satisfy Iqbal/Twombly Pleading Standard