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Editor's Note :
On Monday, December 9, we expect additional orders from the December 6 Conference at 9:30 a.m. On Tuesday, December 10, we expect one or more opinions in argued cases at 10:00 a.m. We will begin live blogging at 9:45.
Maersk Drilling USA, Inc. v. Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling, Inc.
Issue: Whether offering, negotiating, and entering into
a contract in Scandinavia to provide services using a
potentially patented device constitutes an “offer to
sell” or “sale” of an actually patented device “within
the United States,” under 35 U.S.C. § 271(a).
Proceedings and Orders
Apr 11 2013
Application (12A990) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 22, 2013 to July 8, 2013, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Apr 12 2013
Application (12A990) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until July 8, 2013.
In this eight-part interview, Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson, III, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit discusses his background, including: a race for Congress; clerking for Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr., and the value of humility; the confirmation process and the life and work of a federal appeals court judge; understanding the Court, interviewing [...]
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