U.S. District Judge Susan Illston ruled that the patent added nothing inventive to the discovery of a non-patentable natural phenomenon.
Apple and its lawyers at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy are heading to trial next week against an inventor who says he first conceived of the modern-day smartphone.
It will be up to a Delaware jury to consider a novel defense put forward by Google's lawyers at Quinn Emanuel in a patent case over personalized search technology.
The damages verdict, which comes a week after McKool Smith prevailed on ParkerVision's infringement claims, was a disappointment for many ParkerVision investors banking on a much larger award.
Wednesday's jury verdict is worth $24 million to Kodak, bringing its total recovery in a breach-of-contract fight with Ricoh to $75.8 million. Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr prevailed at trial over a team from Quinn Emanuel.
Soverain Software, a holding company with patents related to e-commerce, is banking on Wilmer appellate heavyweight Seth Waxman to revive its case against Newegg Inc. at the U.S. Supreme Court.
Apple wants a judge to sanction Samsung and its lawyers at Quinn Emanuel for breaching a protective order.
Generic drug companies scored an early win in a test case that could determine whether brand-name drug companies are obligated to turn over samples of their products.
A U.S. district court judge has sided with C.R. Bard Inc. in its epic patent fight with rival medical device company W.L. Gore & Associates Inc., ruling that Bard can collect more than $800 million in damages from Gore.