Supreme Court to Review Rebuttable Presumption on Patent Tying
The U.S. Supreme Court today granted certiorari in Illinois Tool Works, Inc. v. Independent Ink, Inc., Supreme Court No. 04-1329, proceedings below sub nom Independent Ink, Inc. v. Illinois Tool Works, Inc., 396 F.3d 1342 (Dyk. J.) establishing a rebuttable presumption of market power from patent tying.