IP Law Daily, PATENT—D. Del.: Special master not disqualified for new conflict of same nature as those known and consented to by the parties, (Jan 10, 2022)

By Kevin M. Finson, J.D.

Recusal was not required when other members of a special master’s firm had engaged in co-counsel work with other members of the firm representing a party in unrelated cases.

A special master appointed by the federal district court in Wilmington, Delaware, to handle discovery matters in a patent infringement case was not req ...