Our client, asserted its patents covering gel-filled wrist rests. During the course of the case, 3M was granted four separate summary judgment motions on significant aspects of the case. The motion dismissing Fellowes’ counterclaim for patent infringement is reported at 76 F. Supp. 2d 972 (D. Minn. 1999). With Fellowes’ counterclaim and most of its primary defenses dismissed before trial, the case settled on terms favorable to 3M.