Amicus Brief of the Houston Intellectual Property Law Association in Support of Neither Party, 16-1011, WesternGeco L.L.C. v. ION Geophysical Corp.
24 Pages Posted: 8 Mar 2018 Last revised: 16 Mar 2020
Date Written: March 2, 2018
In WesternGeco L.L.C. v. ION Geophysical Corp., the Supreme Court will consider whether lost profits arising from prohibited combinations occurring outside of the United States are categorically unavailable in cases in which patent infringement is proven under 35 U.S.C. § 271(f). The Houston Intellectual Property Law Association filed this brief on behalf of neither party.
Keywords: extraterritoriality, patents, RJR Nabisco, 271(f)
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