December 6, 2017
Partners John Ward
and Michael Zinna
, and senior associate David Lindenbaum
were mentioned in the Law360
article “Fed. Circ. Says PTAB Wrongly Upheld Patent In Netflix Case” as representatives of Netflix and Spotify. The article reports on the Federal Circuit ruling that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board should have invalidated even more claims of a patent for switching a software session from one network-enabled device to another, in a win for challengers including Netflix and Hulu. John Ward said, “Spotify and Netflix were convinced that they were in the right from the very beginning. They had the courage of their convictions. It is gratifying to see their positions adopted across the board by the Federal Circuit.”
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