Microsoft could be forced to stop selling certain Lumia handsets which were found to infringe two patents in the US.
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Microsoft is seeking a US ban on sales of several Kyocera Android smartphones that it contends violates its patents.
A local court in the country has found that some Moto handsets infringe a manufacturing process.
HTC faces a possible ban on selling its own devices in Europe's largest market.
US demands in Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations include patent protection for software and even of "mathematical methods".
The HTC One is among a number of devices that have infringed a Nokia patent in the UK, according to the High Court.
HTC faces new troubles in the US after the International Trade Commission issued a preliminary decision in Nokia's favour over two of its patents.
The devil is in the detail of a New Zealand ban on patent protection for software.
The passage of a new patent law marks end of years of debate and lobbying.
The Obama Administration has overturned a sales ban on iPhone and iPad models -- leaving us wondering what the future of trade, IP rights and patents holds.
The Obama administration vetoes a ban handed down by the U.S. International Trade Commission following a patent infringement battle with Samsung.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has issued a limited import ban on some Apple products after ruling the iPhone and iPad maker violated a Samsung patent.
Nokia has blocked the sale of some HTC devices in Germany, but HTC says it has already removed the infringing function from devices currently sold in the country.
The Justice Department and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office have recommended that patent-related sales bans should be a rarity in court.
The US judge presiding over the patent dispute between Apple and Samsung has denied Apple a ban on the sale of Samsung products that the jury had ruled infringed on Apple's patents.
Ericsson is turning up the heat another notch on world's biggest smartphone seller with a plea to the ITC.
The Korean firm has folded Apple's flagship smartphone into an existing lawsuit covering iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices. Meanwhile, a judge has lifted a temporary ban on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, as a jury found it was not infringing on Apple's patents.
Catch up on the latest Aussie tech news about tracking stolen iPads, Java vulnerabilities, the Apple and Samsung verdict and changes to the NZ patent laws on this week's Technolatte podcast.
The New Zealand Government has moved ahead with plans to ban patents on software, but an exemption to the ban has left open-source developers outraged.
The big takeaway here is not the ruling as much as it is an avenue to end the patent madness.
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