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Editor's Note :
In previous years, the Court released orders the morning after the Court’s “Long Conference.” It has not done so this year. Beginning last Term, the Court consistently considered petitions at least two times before granting certiorari. To the extent that practice continues -- and there is no affirmative evidence the Court intends to drop it -- we would not expect orders granting certiorari today.
Nokia Inc. v. International Trade Commission
Petition for certiorari denied on October 15, 2013
Issue: (1) Whether the "domestic industry" requirement of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 is satisfied by "licensing alone" despite the absence of proof of "articles protected by the patent;" and (2) whether underlying factual determinations in a patent claim construction ruling should be subject to deferential review by the Federal Circuit.
Proceedings and Orders
Mar 28 2013
Application (12A933) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from April 10, 2013 to May 10, 2013, submitted to Justice Kennedy. (The Chief Justice and Justice Scalia are recused.)
Apr 1 2013
Response to application from respondent InterDigital Communications, LLC, et al. filed.
Apr 1 2013
Application (12A933) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until May 10, 2013.