Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Littelfuse, Inc. v. Pacific Engineering Corporation et al

Case Name: Littelfuse, Inc. v. Pacific Engineering Corporation et al
Docket Number: 2:12-cv-14957-BAF-DRG
Date Filed: 11/11/2012
Judge: Hon. Bernard A. Friedman
Status: Closed

            Littelfuse, Inc. filed suit against  Pacific Engineering Corporation and PEC of America Corporation for patent infringement of the following U.S. Patent Nos. 8,077,007 entitled “Blade Fuse”; 7,928,827 entitled “Blade Fuse”; D575,746 entitled “Blade Fuse and Fuse Element thereof”; and D584,239 entitled “Blade Fuse Element.”  The complaint was filed on November 11, 2012. On June 21, 2013, the claims against PEC of America were dismissed. A motion for reconsideration of the order granting PEC of America Corporation’s motion to dismiss was filed along with an alternative motion for leave to file an amended complaint on July 5, 2013 by Littelfuse, Inc. On August, 7, 2013, the court denied Littelfuse, Inc.’s motion and as of September 6, 2013, an appeal was filed by Littelfuse regarding the motion to dismiss.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Numatics, Incorporated v. Balluff, Inc. et al

Case Name: Numatics, Incorporated v. Balluff, Inc. et al
Docket Number: 2:12-cv-14909-DML-MKM
Date Filed: 11/2/2012
Judge: Hon. David M. Lawson
Status: Closed

            Numatics, Incorporated filed suit against Balluff, Inc. and H.H. Barnum Co. for patent infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,967,646 entitled, “Modular Electrical Bus Assembly.”  The complaint was filed on November 2, 2012, but plaintiff’s complaint was dismissed without prejudice on March 11, 2013.