• Federal Judges, Patents, Screw-Ups, Technology

    I Don’t Think ‘Redaction’ Means What You Think It Means

    Here at Above the Law, we regularly cover benchslaps: judges laying the smackdown on poorly performing attorneys. But what about when it’s the judge who says, “I’ve made a tiny huge mistake”? On Friday, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh made a significant technological blunder in a patent case between two of Silicon Valley’s heaviest hitters. So, what did she do? Let’s just say she couldn’t keep a secret….

    24 Comments / / Dec 6, 2011 at 2:06 PM