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Category: IP Litigation

SSJR Successfully Defends Motion to Compel Work Product From Non-Testifying Experts


In MeadWestvaco Corp. v. Rexam PLC, Plaintiffs have alleged infringement of two patents by SSJR’s clients Rexam Dispensing Systems SAS and Rexam Beauty and Closures Inc. Plaintiffs moved to compel Rexam to produce expert test results, data, and protocols that SSJR obtained from its non-testifying experts after Rexam received Plaintiffs’ threat to sue for patent […]

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July 19, 2011 by in IP Litigation

SSJR Successfully Obtains Settlement for its Client WhitServe LLC


SSJR has successfully obtained settlement for its client WhitServe LLC with the Dennemeyer Group, PAVIS eG and Ladas & Parry LLC. This concludes litigation in the U.S. District Court in Connecticut regarding allegations of infringement of WhitServe’s patents by the parties’ Internet-based payment of patent annuities and trademark renewals. The named defendants in the suit, which […]

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May 5, 2011 by in Internet + Computers

SSJR Protects Attorney-Client Communications Identified By Witness During Hearing


In early 2009, AstraZeneca filed for a preliminary injunction in New Jersey District Court to prevent SSJR client Apotex from launching its generic version of AstraZeneca’s Pulmicort Respules® product. During the hearing, an Apotex witness identified certain attorney communications as a reason for certain actions taken. AstraZeneca asserted this amounted to a […]

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May 4, 2011 by in IP Litigation

SSJR Compels Production of Swedish In-House Communications


In early 2009, Astra Zeneca filed litigation in New Jersey District Court to prevent SSJR client Apotex from launching its generic version of AstraZeneca’s Pulmicort Respules® product. During discovery, AstraZeneca, a Swedish company, withheld numerous communications with in-house counsel on the grounds of attorney-client privilege. Recognizing that these communications should not have […]

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April 4, 2011 by in IP Litigation

Chinese Appeal Board Grants SSJR’s Opposition to BILLBOARD YEARBOOK


SSJR was successful in opposing registration of the mark BILLBOARDYEARBOOK OF CHINA on behalf of its client Prometheus Global Media LLC, owner of the trademarks for BILLBOARD magazine. The Chinese Trademark Review and Appeal Board (“TRAB”) sustained the opposition in light of the Opposer’s prior rights to BILLBOARD in China. The TRAB agreed with Opposer’s arguments that the goods were sufficiently similar […]

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March 9, 2011 by in IP Litigation

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