ITC Administrative Law Judge Thomas Pender issued his Initial Determination In the Matter of Certain Cases for Portable Electronics today in favor of FLH client Speculative Product Design LLC (“Speck”). Judge Pender found Section 337 violations and patent infringement of all of the asserted claims by six overseas respondents. Judge Pender also recommended the entry of a General Exclusion Order barring importation of all cases that infringe the patent asserted by Speck and embodied by Speck’s CandyShell line of products.
On Feb. 2, 2014, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts filed a Memorandum and Order that granted a Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim Upon Which Relief Can Be Granted to defendants Shire PLC and Shire Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The defendants were led by FLH Attorneys.