May 18, 2017 –– District Judge John A. Gibney, Jr. denied Plaintiff EHS Lens Philippines, Inc.’s motion to compel further interrogatory responses regarding Defendants’ Essilor International, SA et al.’s knowledge of the patent-at-issue, on May 16, 2017. This lawsuit involves U.S. Patent No. 6,019,470, entitled, “Progressive Multifocal Lens And Manufacturing Method of Eyeglass Lens and Progressive Multifocal Lens,” with claims directed towards eyewear technology. The case, captioned EHS Lens Philippines, Inc. v. Essilor International, SA et al., 3-16-cv-00563, is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
By: Madhundra Sivakumar