A long-simmering patent dispute involving Google and some of its key rivals could finally be over. Today's deal transfers the former Nortel patents to a syndicate of 30 members and comes on the heels of a settlement in a patent infringement lawsuit last month.
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The companies are now not only squabbling over GPU and chip patents, but which firm offers the fastest processors.
The Apple-Beats deal is expected to close during the current quarter, ending mid-September.
IPCom, a patent-licensing firm, claimed Apple and HTC were infringing on its patents. A German court disagreed.
Patent-licensing firm IPCom claims Apple is infringing on its mobile technology patents.
Rather than settle out of court, Kaspersky Lab has called Lodsys' patent bluff and managed to see the lawsuit dismissed.
A lawsuit brought against AOL accusing executives of committing fraud ahead of Microsoft's $1bn patent purchase has been dismissed.
The Cupertino, Calif.-based technology giant plans to substitute one patent claim for Samsung's latest flagship device to its list of patent-infringing products.
Indian manufacturer agrees to work out a royalty deal with the Swedish network equipment maker, which had filed a lawsuit--seeking US$18 million in damages--against the company over patent infringement.
[UPDATE] Swedish telecoms company takes legal action in the U.S. after Samsung allegedly refuses to sign a licensing agreement under Fair, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) terms despite a two-year negotiation.
On Halloween, you can depend on trick-or–treaters to ring your doorbell. With an equal amount of predictability, Microsoft’s major new operating system release, Windows 8, is hit by a patent lawsuit. Boo! But don’t make the mistake of assuming this is just a patent troll trying to grub some candy
Citing conflicts of interest, the judge controlling Apple's latest patent lawsuit has washed his hand of the trial.
Microsoft has finally taken its battle against Android directly to the source. In a German courtroom today, Microsoft's lawyers announced they were adding Google as a defendant in a patent-infringement lawsuit against Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility.
Openet has won summary judgement in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Amdocs.
A Tokyo judge finds Samsung Electronics innocent of infringing on Apple's patent relating to the synchronizing of music and video data in devices to servers.
Here's a look at what analysts are saying about Apple's patent lawsuit victory over Samsung. Reactions vary widely.
Should the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note---two products that Apple will ask a judge to ban from the U.S.--- elude an injunction, the fallout from Samsung's patent lawsuit defeat is likely to be minimal.
Taiwan smartphone maker hits back in U.S. court against Cupertino's patent lawsuit in March, claims MacBooks and iPhones infringe two patents it acquired from Hewlett-Packard, report says.
The Oracle v. Google jury still looks lost in deliberations over a verdict in the patent phase of the lawsuit.
Oracle's patent infringement and copyright lawsuit against Google has finally gone off to trial at the US District Court in San Francisco, but there are certainly plenty of questions looming as to where this will end up.
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