Adobe Systems Federal Appellate Court Decisions

TECSEC, INC. v. ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED

Filed: August 18, 2016


Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Case Number: 15-1686

DIGITAL REG OF TEXAS, LLC v. ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED

Filed: April 8, 2016


Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Case Number: 15-1266

COMPUTER SOFTWARE PROTECTION v. ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED

Filed: March 14, 2016


Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Case Number: 15-1608

ROSEBUD LMS INC. v. ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED

Filed: February 9, 2016


Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Case Number: 15-1428

ADOBE SYSTEMS V. JOSHUA CHRISTENSON

Filed: December 30, 2015


Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Case Number: 12-17371

Copyright. Affirming the district court’s summary judgment in a copyright infringement case, the panel held that, while the copyright holder bears the ultimate burden of establishing infringement, the party raising a first sale defense bears an initial burden with respect to the defense. The first sale doctrine provides that, once a copy of a work is lawfully sold or transferred, the new owner has the right to sell or otherwise dispose of that copy without the copyright…