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PersonalWeb Technologies, LLC v. Patreon Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1394 Fed. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit correctly interpreted Kessler v. Eldred to create a freestanding preclusion doctrine that may apply even when claim and issue preclusion do not; and (2) whether the Federal Circuit properly extended its Kessler doctrine to cases in which the prior judgment was a voluntary dismissal.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Apr 02 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 6, 2021)
May 05 2021Waiver of Patreon, Inc., et al. of right to respond submitted.
May 06 2021Amicus brief of CFL Technologies LLC submitted.