District Court Excludes Patent Quality Inventor Study that Ranked Inventor of Patents-in-Suit as "Top Rated Inventor" But Denies Motion to Stay Pending Inter Partes Review Filed on Eve of Trial

Personalized Media Communications, LLC “PMC”) filed a patent infringement action against Zynga, Inc. (“Zynga”). Prior to trial, PMC sought to use an exhibit created by Ocean Tomo, entitled “Patent Quality Inventor Study.” The study purported to rank…
By: Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP