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Facebook, Inc. v. Windy City Innovations, LLC

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Apr 30, 2020
2018-1401 (Fed. Cir. Apr. 30, 2020)

Opinion

2018-1400 2018-1401 2018-1402 2018-1403 2018-1537 2018-1540 2018-1541

04-30-2020

FACEBOOK, INC., Appellant v. WINDY CITY INNOVATIONS, LLC, Cross-Appellant


NOTE: This order is nonprecedential. Appeals from the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Patent Trial and Appeal Board in Nos. IPR2016-01156, IPR2016-01157, IPR2016-01158, IPR2016-01159, IPR2017-00659, IPR2017-00709.

ORDER

Before PROST, Chief Judge, PLAGER and O'MALLEY, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM.

We issued our opinion and judgment in these cases on March 18, 2020. See Facebook, Inc. v. Windy City Innovations, LLC, 953 F.3d 1313 (Fed. Cir. 2020). On April 20, 2020, Facebook, Inc. timely filed a combined petition for panel rehearing and rehearing en banc. See ECF 100. This petition is currently pending before the court.

On April 21, 2020, Facebook submitted a citation of supplemental authority pursuant to Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 28(j) citing the Supreme Court's recent decision in Thryv, Inc. v. Click-to-Call Technologies, LP, No. 18-916, ___ S.Ct. ___, 2020 WL 1906544 (Apr. 20, 2020). The court now invites the parties, and the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office as an amicus curiae, to file supplemental briefs explaining their views regarding the effect, if any, of the Supreme Court's decision in Thryv on our decision in this case.

IT IS ORDERED THAT:

1) The parties' and the Director's invited supplemental briefs are due no later than 10 days from the date of this order and may not exceed 15 pages.

2) Additional amici curiae may seek leave of the court to submit briefs related to the effect of Thryv on our decision in this case. Each amicus brief and motion must be filed no later than 10 days from the date of this order, and the brief may not exceed 10 pages.

FOR THE COURT April 30, 2020

Date

/s/ Peter R. Marksteiner

Peter R. Marksteiner

Clerk of Court


Summaries of

Facebook, Inc. v. Windy City Innovations, LLC

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Apr 30, 2020
2018-1401 (Fed. Cir. Apr. 30, 2020)
Case details for

Facebook, Inc. v. Windy City Innovations, LLC

Case Details

Full title:FACEBOOK, INC., Appellant v. WINDY CITY INNOVATIONS, LLC, Cross-Appellant

Court:United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Date published: Apr 30, 2020

Citations

2018-1401 (Fed. Cir. Apr. 30, 2020)