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FCA Grants 8 Month Stay for VBL Clients Lineage and Enterasys

April 13, 2011 by in News

The Federal Circuit stayed part of a permanent injunction Monday against Artesyn Technologies Inc. and others from making and selling high-efficiency power converters used in computerized equipment following a jury’s $95 million award in SynQor Inc.’s patent infringement suit.

Artesyn, Bel Fuse Inc., Cherokee International Corp. and others urged the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to place a stay on the ban entered by a Texas district court while they appeal the ruling, but the appeals court put the ban on hold for only some of their customers. The companies
argued a stay of the injunction was needed to allow end customers Cisco Systems Inc., Juniper Networks Inc., Fujitsu Ltd., Cray Inc., Radisys Corp. and Enterasys Networks Inc. to transition to non-infringing products. Read more