Apr. 30: Supreme Court Series – Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc.

 

April 30, 2014 | Room 603

4:00pm registration; 4:15 program; 5:45pm reception
American University Washington College of Law

In PIJIP’s ongoing Supreme Court Series, a panel of counsel for amici and parties will discuss the case on the afternoon following oral argument before the Court.

Panel:

  • J.C. Rozendaal, Partner, Kellogg Huber Hansen Todd Evans & Figel, Counsel for Petitioner, Limelight Networks, Inc.
  • Thomas Saunders, Partner, WilmerHale, Counsel for Respondent, Akami Technologies, Inc.
  • William Hubbard, Professor, University of Baltimore School of Law, Amicus Curiae Supporting Neither Party

Moderated by Prof. Megan LaBelle, Catholic University, Columbus School of Law

Update:

Decision: June 2, 2014
Argument: Transcript; Audio

Issue:

Whether the Federal Circuit erred in holding that a defendant may be held liable for inducing patent infringement under 35 U.S.C. § 271(b) even though no one has committed direct infringement under Section 271(a).

Briefs:

Brief of petitioner Limelight Networks, Inc.
Brief of respondents Akamai Technologies, Inc., et al.

Amicus Briefs:

Brief amici curiae of Altera Corporation, et al.
Brief amici curiae of Newegg and L.L. Bean
Brief amicus curiae of Electronic Frontier Foundation
Brief amicus curiae of Microsoft Corporation
Brief amici curiae of The Clearing House, et al.
Brief amici curiae of Cargill, Inc., et al.
Brief amicus curiae of International Business Machines Corp.
Brief amici curiae of Google, Inc., et al.
Brief amicus curiae of Intellectual Property Owners Association
Brief amicus curiae of CTIA – The Wireless Association
Brief amicus curiae of Conejo Valley Bar Association
Brief amicus curiae of The American Bar Association
Brief amicus curiae of American Intellectual Property Law Association (“AIPLA”)
Brief amici curiae of Bally Technologies, Inc., et al.
Brief amicus curiae of Eli Lilly and Company
Brief amicus curiae of Robert Mankes
Brief amicus curiae of Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Brief amicus curiae of Biotechnology Industry Organization
Brief amici curiae of Myriad Genetics, Inc., and Genomic Health, Inc.
Brief amicus curiae of William Mitchell College of Law Intellectual Property Institute

SCOTUSblog Entry: Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc.