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By Jessica Sirkin News Mar 25, 2015

Federal Court returns patent lost in Google vs. Oracle case

During the Google vs. Oracle court case, a lower court ruled to invalidate an Oracle patent. Now, a federal court has given Oracle the patent back. Continue Reading


By Shamus McGillicuddy News Dec 09, 2014

Cisco-Arista patent dispute could get ugly

The Cisco-Arista legal dispute will disrupt Arista, worry customers and possibly tarnish Cisco's reputation. Continue Reading


By Jennifer Scott Jan 24, 2014

Qualcomm buys up Palm patents from HP

Mobile chip maker Qualcomm is to take over almost 2,500 patents from HP, picked up from its acquisition of Palm Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford May 27, 2014

Apple calls for patent retrial to get bigger payout from Samsung

Apple has asked for a retrial in the hopes of increasing a $119.6m damages payout from rival Samsung Continue Reading


By Simon Quicke Jan 09, 2014

Apple and Samsung bosses set for mediation in patent case

The bosses of Apple and Samsung could sit down to try to talk out their differences over patent claims in a matter of weeks Continue Reading


By Jennifer Scott Dec 03, 2013

Nokia wins patent battle against HTC in UK court

HTC has until Friday to appeal a UK court decision for Nokia that could stop it selling its flagship HTC One smartphone in the UK Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Nov 22, 2013

Samsung gets $160m off patent damages to Apple

A California court has ordered Samsung to pay a further $290m to Apple for infringing payments, taking the total in damages to $840m Continue Reading


By Jennifer Scott Nov 01, 2013

Rockstar exercises Nortel patents to sue mobile makers

The consortium which bought billions of dollars of Nortel patents files lawsuits against the likes of Samsung, Google, HTC and Huawei for infringement Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton Aug 15, 2013

Epson settles with cartridge maker DCI in patent case

High Court trial averted after parties agree to a settlement in cartridge patent spat Continue Reading


By Jennifer Scott Feb 14, 2013

Google battles BT in patent row

Google has launched legal action against BT, accusing the British firm of four counts of patent infringement Continue Reading