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for week ending 2013-05-10 (in reverse order)

(Fed. Cir.'s Weekly Disposition Sheet for week ending 2013-05-10, if available)

Uship Intellectual Properties v. U.S. (May 8, 2013 – PRECEDENTIAL)
Appeal from CFC 08-cv-537 (Braden, J.)
—» AFFIRMED (only machine, not a human, can perform 'validating' step: disclaimer of broader scope made in response to restriction req'ment)

Accent Packaging, Inc. v. Leggett & Platt, Inc. (May 8, 2013 – Nonprecedential)
Appeal from S.D.Tx. 10-cv-1362 (Hughes, J.)
—» AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)

U.S. Rubber Recycling, Inc. v. Ecore Int'l, Inc. (May 8, 2013 – Nonprecedential)
Appeal from C.D.Cal. 09-cv-9516 (Otero, J.)
—» AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)

Global Comm'ns, Inc. v. PDI Comm'ns, Inc. (May 8, 2013 – Nonprecedential)
Appeal from N.D.Fla. 11-cv-0541 (Hinkle, J.)
—» AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)

Baron Services, Inc. v. Media Weather Innovations LLC (May 7, 2013 – PRECEDENTIAL)
Appeal from N.D.Ala. 11-cv-1606 (Johnson, J.)
—» VACATED (FRCP 56(d): N.D.Ala. should NOT 'have refused Baron's request to delay ruling on [S.J./non-infrgmnt] until Baron had [opp.] to access ... source code and depose [SJ affiants]'), REMANDED

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Uship Intellectual Properties v. U.S.
(the case name above is a link to the Fed.Cir. slip opinion)
Fed.Cir. Docket No(s). 2012-5077 – Citation: ___ F.3d ___
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Decided: May 8, 2013 | Status: PRECEDENTIAL
Type: Appeal from CFC 08-cv-537 (Braden, J.)
Summary: AFFIRMED (only machine, not a human, can perform 'validating' step: disclaimer of broader scope made in response to restriction req'ment)
Judge(s): MOORE (author), DYK, BRYSON
Lower decision citation: Uship Intellectual Props., LLC v. United States | 98 Fed. Cl. 396 (0000-00-00)



Accent Packaging, Inc. v. Leggett & Platt, Inc.
(the case name above is a link to the Fed.Cir. slip opinion)
Fed.Cir. Docket No(s). 2012-1684 – Citation: n/a
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Decided: May 8, 2013 | Status: Nonprecedential
Type: Appeal from S.D.Tx. 10-cv-1362 (Hughes, J.)
Summary: AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)
Judge(s): PER CURIAM (Prost, Reyna, Wallach)
Lower decision citation: _ | _ (0000-00-00)



U.S. Rubber Recycling, Inc. v. Ecore Int'l, Inc.
(the case name above is a link to the Fed.Cir. slip opinion)
Fed.Cir. Docket No(s). 2012-1166 – Citation: n/a
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Decided: May 8, 2013 | Status: Nonprecedential
Type: Appeal from C.D.Cal. 09-cv-9516 (Otero, J.)
Summary: AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)
Judge(s): PER CURIAM (Rader, Reyna, Taranto)
Lower decision citation: _ | _ (0000-00-00)



Global Comm'ns, Inc. v. PDI Comm'ns, Inc.
(the case name above is a link to the Fed.Cir. slip opinion)
Fed.Cir. Docket No(s). 2012-1619 – Citation: n/a
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Decided: May 8, 2013 | Status: Nonprecedential
Type: Appeal from N.D.Fla. 11-cv-0541 (Hinkle, J.)
Summary: AFFIRMED per Fed. Cir. R. 36 (no comments)
Judge(s): PER CURIAM (Rader, Reyna, Taranto)
Lower decision citation: _ | _ (0000-00-00)



Baron Services, Inc. v. Media Weather Innovations LLC
(the case name above is a link to the Fed.Cir. slip opinion)
Fed.Cir. Docket No(s). 2012-1285, -1443 – Citation: ___ F.3d ___
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Decided: May 7, 2013 | Status: PRECEDENTIAL
Type: Appeal from N.D.Ala. 11-cv-1606 (Johnson, J.)
Summary: VACATED (FRCP 56(d): N.D.Ala. should NOT 'have refused Baron's request to delay ruling on [S.J./non-infrgmnt] until Baron had [opp.] to access ... source code and depose [SJ affiants]'), REMANDED
Judge(s): PROST (author, DYK, REYNA (dissenting)
Lower decision citation: __ | __ (2012-02-01)