• Personal Jurisdiction Takeaways From Fed. Circ. In Xilinx
  • August 18, 2017 | Author: Phillip Articola
  • Law Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. - Washington Office
  • Law360, New York (February 16, 2017, 3:50 PM EST) -- In Xilinx Inc. v. Papst Licensing GmBH & Co., decided on Feb. 15, 2017, the Federal Circuit held that California’s long-arm statute conferred personal jurisdiction over a patent licensing firm that sent cease-and-desist letters to a California company, and that also met with the company in California to discuss issues of infringement and potential licensing of patents that may be asserted against the California company.