• Federal Circuit Applies "Control or Direction" Standard for Divided Patent Infringement Claims in the Context of an Internet-Based Auction System
  • August 12, 2008
  • Law Firm: Alston & Bird LLP - Atlanta Office
  • In a decision issued last week, Muniauction, Inc. v. Thomson Corp., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit applied its recent "control or direction" standard for patent infringement allegations that are premised on the combined actions of multiple entities.