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  • A10 denied stay in Brocade patent case

    A San Jose federal court this week denied A10 Networks’ request to stay a permanent injunction barring the company from selling application delivery controllers that incorporate intellectual property from rival Brocade.

    Written by Jim Duffy14 Feb. 13 00:18
  • Cisco loses round in fight against patent troll

    Cisco's attempt to block a patent enforcement company -- commonly known as patent trolls -- from collecting licensing fees has been shot down by a federal court in Chicago.

    Written by Jim Duffy08 Feb. 13 17:02
  • A10 Networks enjoined from selling ADCs infringing Brocade patents

    A San Jose federal court has permanently enjoined A10 Networks from selling server load balancers that infringe on patents belonging to competitor Brocade, underscoring $60 million of a $112 million verdict awarded to Brocade last August.

    Written by Jim Duffy11 Jan. 13 21:59
  • Good Technology files patent infringement lawsuits in the US

    Secure enterprise mobility vendor, Good Technology, has taken out lawsuits in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California against mobile device management vendors, MobileIron and AirWatch.

    Written by Hamish Barwick16 Nov. 12 10:24
  • Samsung secures early final hearing for March 2012

    Samsung has experienced minor victory today as a Federal Court granted an application for an early final hearing in its case against Apple, with a three-week case being set for March 2012 and a specific date to be fixed this Friday.

    Written by Chloe Herrick15 Nov. 11 15:39
  • Australia's CSIRO hits U.S. carriers on WLAN patents

    The Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) is suing three of the largest U.S. mobile operators, charging they infringed a patent by selling wireless LAN products.

    Written by Stephen Lawson28 May 10 07:10
  • Salesforce.com CEO says Microsoft is a 'patent troll'

    Salesforce.com Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff Tuesday declined to comment on the patent lawsuit brought against his company by Microsoft, but that didn't stop him from calling his rival names.

    Written by Sumner Lemon25 May 10 20:43
  • Microsoft sues Salesforce.com over 'crown jewel' patents

    <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9137060/Microsoft_Update_Latest_news_features_reviews_opinions_and_more">Microsoft</a> sued Salesforce.com in federal court on Tuesday, alleging that the customer-relationship management (CRM) vendor has violated nine of Microsoft's patents.

    Written by Gregg Keizer19 May 10 09:40
  • Microsoft loses $106 million patent verdict to VirnetX

    A court in Texas has ordered Microsoft to pay communications software maker VirnetX US$105.75 million after a jury found it guilty of willful infringement of two patents belonging to the company.

    Written by Dan Nystedt17 March 10 14:49
  • Apple sues HTC for patent infringement

    Apple filed a patent infringement lawsuit Tuesday against HTC, claiming that the Taiwanese company is infringing 20 Apple patents.

    Written by Nancy Weil03 March 10 06:24
  • Apple sues HTC for patent infringement

    Apple filed a patent infringement lawsuit Tuesday against HTC, claiming that the Taiwanese company is infringing 20 Apple patents.

    Written by Nancy Weil and Nancy Gohring03 March 10 06:29
  • Asustek, IBM reach agreement in patent dispute

    IBM and Asustek said on Tuesday that they have entered into a broad patent cross-licensing agreement that ends all patent litigation between the two companies.

    Written by John Ribeiro06 Oct. 09 18:24
  • IBM loses patent dispute with Asus

    The U.S. International Trade Commission Monday rejected an IBM request to review a decision that denied the company's attempts to block the import of hardware made by Asustek on patent infringement grounds.

    Written by Agam Shah15 July 09 06:39