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Allen Sokal Co-Authors "Federal Circuit Discards the "Nexus" Test for Direct Infringement at the ITC, Potentially Narrowing the Scope and Effectiveness of § 337"

Articles / September 1, 2013

Allen Sokal co-authored "Federal Circuit Discards the "Nexus" Test for Direct Infringement at the ITC, Potentially Narrowing the Scope and Effectiveness of § 337," published in the AIPLA Quarterly Journal. The article covers the United States Court of Appeals for the Federeal Circuit decision that appears to "drastically curtail the reach of 19 U.S.C. § 1337," affecting patent owners' ability to obtain exclusion orders against companies "that import articles that are then modified to infringe, or are used in infringing ways, only after importations." 

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