Otis Elevator Company v. S.A. Schinlder, infringement and invalidity proceedings, Tribunal de Grande Instance, Paris, France, 1 July 2009, Docket No. 07/07376, with thanks to Pierre Véron, Véron & Associés
Also claims 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11 and 13 of EP1 567 440 held by Otis are invalid for lack of inventive step.
Since the asserted claims are invalid, the infringement claims are without object.
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