TORONTO, June 4 /CNW/ - 01 Communique Laboratory Inc. (TSX:ONE) today
provided an update on its patent litigation with Citrix Systems Inc.
We commenced a patent infringement lawsuit against Citrix Systems Inc. in
February 2006. The case is moving forward and we remain confident in the
merits of our case. A synopsis of important milestones of the litigation to
date and timeframes as decided by the court in a Court Order dated May 30,
2007 is described below.
The claim construction hearing, also known as the Markman hearing, was
held on November 2, 2006. In March 2007 the court issued a patent claim
construction ruling adopting our claim construction for 19 of the 20 disputed
In a Court Order dated May 30, 2007 the court referred all of the
parties' discovery disputes to the magistrate judge for determination. New
case deadlines were laid out as follows:
Fact Discovery: July 12, 2007
Citrix's Identification of Prior Art: July 12, 2007
Initial Expert Reports: August 3, 2007
Rebuttal Expert Reports: August 24, 2007
Close of Expert Discovery: September 14, 2007
Dispositive Motions (Summary Judgment Motions) are due October 19,
2007 leading up to the trial.
Trial by Jury is January 28, 2008 in the United States District Court
Northern District of Ohio Eastern Division.
"We believe that the timelines as laid out by the court provide for
sufficient time to allow the magistrate judge to mediate our differences and
for us to prepare for trial," said Andrew Cheung President and CEO for 01
Communique. "We remain very confident in the merits of our case and will
continue to prepare in earnest for trial."
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About 01 Communique
Established in 1992, 01 Communique (TSX: ONE) is an innovative force in
the development and delivery of remote access and support products and
integrated communications software. 01's suite of products includes its remote
access product line I'm InTouch (www.imintouch.net) and its remote support
product I'm OnCall (www.imoncall.com). For more information on its products,
visit www.01com.com or call (905) 795-2888 or (800) 668-2185 (North America
For further information:
For further information: INVESTOR CONTACT: Brian Stringer, Chief
Financial Officer, 01 Communique, (905) 795-2888 x204,