02.17.17 | Phillip Articola writes article on Federal Circuit personal jurisdiction decision for Law360

Phillip Articola examines the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit’s Feb. 15 decision in Xilinx Inc. v. Papst Licensing GmBH & Co., in the article, “Personal Jurisdiction Takeaways From Fed. Circ. In Xilinx.”

The Federal Circuit held that California’s long-arm statute conferred personal jurisdiction over a patent licensing firm that sent cease-and-desist letters to a California company, and that also met with the company in California to discuss issues of infringement and potential licensing of patents that may be asserted against the California company.

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