United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
I4I LIMITED PARTNERSHIP and INFRASTRUCTURES FOR INFORMATION INC.,
Donald R. Dunner, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, L.L.P., of
Washington, DC, argued for plaintiffs-appellees. With him on the brief Burley, Kara F. Stoll and Jason W. Melvin; and Erik R. Puknys, of Palo Alto, counsel on the brief were Douglas A. Cawley and Jeffrey A. Carter, McKool Dallas, Texas, and T. Gordon White, of Austin, Texas.
were Don O. California. Of Smith, P.C. of
Matthew D. Powers, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, of Redwood Shores, California, argued for defendant-appellant. With him on the brief were Kevin S. Kudlac and Amber H. Rovner, of Austin, Texas. Of counsel on the brief were Matthew D. McGill, Minodora D. Vancea, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, of Washington, DC; and Isabella E. Fu, Microsoft Corporation, of Redmond, Washington. Of counsel was David J. Lender, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, of New York, New York.
John W. Thornburgh, Fish & Richardson, P.C., of San Diego, California, for amici
curiae Dell Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Company. Gartman; and Indranil Mukerji, of Washington, DC
With him on the brief were John E.
Richard A. Samp, Washington Legal Foundation, of Washington, DC, for amicus
curiae Washington Legal Foundation, of Washington, DC. Daniel J. Popeo.
With him on the brief was