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

Decision: June 2, 2014
Argument: Transcript; Audio

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.

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).

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


Amicus Briefs: