Oblon, Spivak's Eric Schweibenz quoted in Law 360 Regarding the Recent Federal Circuit Decision John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc. (d/b/a PPC, Inc.) v. ITC

October 25, 2011 – In The News
Law360, New York (October 17, 2011)

Oblon, Spivak's Eric Schweibenz is quoted in a recent Law 360 article regarding the Federal Circuit's decision in John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc. (d/b/a PPC, Inc.) v. ITC. The Federal Circuit affirmed the limits on using litigation expenses to meet the domestic industry requirement. Mr. Schweibenz commented it is very rare for the Federal Circuit to issue an opinion interpreting the language of Section 337 and it offers a tremendous amount of clarity on how this issue will be addressed going forward.

For additional information on the case, please see the following blog post: Federal Circuit Affirms Limits On Using Litigation Expenses To Meet Domestic Industry Requirement In Certain Coaxial Cable Connectors Appeal (2010-1536)