TITLE

Justices consider protecting states from federal patent cases

AUTHOR(S)
Kinnander, Ola
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/21/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30624, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the desire of some United States Supreme Court justices to protect states from lawsuits in federal court over alleged patent infringement. Comments made by the justices in light the College Savings Bank versus Florida Prepaid Postsecondary Education Expense Board case; New Jersey-based bank's claim that the Florida agency has used its prepaid tuition program.
ACCESSION #
1804729

 

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