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Seventh Circuit Ends 9-Year Battle Between Whirlpool and Former Supplier - Appellate Practice News

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Posted on: Nov 12, 2014

By Stephen J. Peters, Plunkett Cooney PC

I recommend for your consideration a recent ValpoLaw Blog post about a Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals’ opinion, penned by Judge Frank Easterbrook, about the nine year battle by a “patent troll” against Whirlpool. It is a saga about washer knobs and a failed legal quest to disgorge lost profits. Check out the post here.

This article was written by Stephen J. Peters of Plunkett Cooney PC. If you would like to submit content or write an article for the Appellate Practice Section page, please email Mary Kay Price at


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