Antitrust and Patent Misuse

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Richard G. Andrews in Ingevity Corp. et al. v. BASF Corp., Civil Action No. 18-1391-RGA (D.Del. October 21, 2020), the Court denied
Continue Reading Judge Andrews Denies Without Prejudice Plaintiff’s Daubert Motion to Exclude Testimony of Defendant’s Experts in Support of Patent Misuse Defense

By Memorandum Opinion entered by Chief Judge Gregory M. Sleet, following a five-day bench trial, in Eli Lilly and Company, et al. v. Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc., et al.

Continue Reading Chief Judge Sleet Rules That Plaintiffs’ ‘932 Patent Is Not Invalid for Obviousness-Type Double Patenting

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Leonard P. Stark in Magnetar Technologies Corp, et al. v. Six Flags Theme Parks Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 07-127-LPS (D.Del.

Continue Reading Judge Stark Denies Defendants’ Motion to Amend to Add Antitrust Counterclaim

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Mary Pat Thynge in Ethypharm S.A. France v. Abbott Laboratories, C.A. No. 08-126-SLR-MPT (D.Del., November 15, 2010), the Court granted, in part

Continue Reading Judge Thynge Requires Abbott to Produce a 30(b)(6) Witness to Testify with Knowledge of both Abbott and Its Foreign Subsidiary, Fournier

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Mary Pat Thynge in Masimo Corporation v. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, et al., Civil Action No. 09-80-LPS-MPT (October 6, 2010), the

Continue Reading Judge Thynge Denies Motion to Bifurcate Parties’ Damages Claims in Patent Action

On Thursday, May 13, 2010, the Senate Judiciary Committee unaminously approved the nomination of U.S. Magistrate Judge Leonard P. Stark to become a district judge.  Thus, Judge Stark’s nomination now

Continue Reading Magistrate Judge Stark Moves Closer To Filling One Of The District Court Judge Vacancies

Today, the White House issued a press release advising that President Obama has nominated  Judge Leonard P. Stark to fill one of the current vacancies on the United States District

Continue Reading Judge Leonard P. Stark Nominated for U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware