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Baker Botts IP Lawyers Comment on U.S. Supreme Court's Decision of Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp.

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WASHINGTON, D.C., February 22, 2017 - The United States Supreme Court announced its decision in Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corporation on February 22, 2017. The case involves patent infringement with global trade implications for U.S. manufacturers, suppliers and exporters.

Baker Botts Intellectual Property lawyers Steve Hash and Samantha Kuhn, who attended oral arguments for the case at the U.S. Supreme Court on December 6, 2016, and Dan Hulseberg, who chairs the firm’s Life Sciences Practice, are available to discuss the Court’s decision as it pertains to what impact the decision will have on U.S. patent laws and the implications on global trade.


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