Archive: 09 Sep 2015

Federal Circuit Holds Third Party Performance of Method Steps Attributable to Single Actor

Federal Circuit Holds Third Party Performance of Method Steps Attributable to Single Actor

In Akamai Technologies, Inc. v. Limelight Networks, Inc., an en banc Federal Circuit unanimously overturned a decision that Limelight did not directly infringe Akamai’s patent covering a method for delivery of web content.  Limelight was found to perform all steps of the method, except a “tagging” step, which was performed by its customers.  The district […]