Intellectual Property

Induced Infringement Is In The Limelight

Federal Circuit split over 'divided liability' question

Yogi Berra is famously said to have said, "When you come to a fork in the road, take it." In its recent en banc decision in Akamai Technologies Inc. v. Limelight Networks Inc., Nos. 2009-1372, -1380, -1416 and -1417, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit demonstrated how deeply a court can split without taking the fork in front of it at all.

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