Settlements

08.13.12
FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing
08.13.12

FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing

Google recently paid the FTC $22.5 million and Facebook was ordered by the commission to change the...

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05.25.12
RealNetworks to refund $2 million, 'guilt' box stays un-ticked
05.25.12

RealNetworks to refund $2 million, 'guilt' box stays un-ticked

Paid for subscriptions from RealNetworks you didn't ask for a few years ago? You may be eligible f...

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05.20.12
Samsung chief: we're open to a cross-licensing deal with Apple, but 4G chip shortage might last until the fall
05.20.12

Samsung chief: we're open to a cross-licensing deal with Apple, but 4G chip shortage might last until the fall

The at times very heated legal battle between Apple and Samsung might be softening just a bit ahea...

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05.17.12
Apple, HTC ordered by judge to sit down, try and make nice on August 28th
05.17.12

Apple, HTC ordered by judge to sit down, try and make nice on August 28th

There's a trend starting to emerge of judges wanting Apple to talk settlements with others rather...

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01.09.12
Bethesda and Interplay settle Fallout MMO lawsuits, Interplay's rights revoked
01.09.12

Bethesda and Interplay settle Fallout MMO lawsuits, Interplay's rights revoked

Bethesda and Interplay have been embroiled in a legal battle for quite some time now, arguing o...

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07.05.11
Microsoft and Wistron come to terms in royalty agreement, Android and Chrome OS now targeted
07.05.11

Microsoft and Wistron come to terms in royalty agreement, Android and Chrome OS now targeted

We're seeing a heavy surge in Microsoft's relentless pursuit of licensing deals in light of recen...

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03.01.11
NVIDIA's faulty GPU class action settlement challenged, but time's running out
03.01.11

NVIDIA's faulty GPU class action settlement challenged, but time's running out

Remember when NVIDIA was caught selling defective mobile graphics chips, and agreed to provide barga...

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01.15.11
NVIDIA's faulty laptop GPU settlement starts paying out, file your repair and reimbursement claims now
01.15.11

NVIDIA's faulty laptop GPU settlement starts paying out, file your repair and reimbursement claims now

Got an old Dell, HP or Apple laptop sitting around with a defective NVIDIA GPU? The company's finall...

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06.09.10
Gibson's Rock Band lawsuit ends in settlement, one way or another
06.09.10

Gibson's Rock Band lawsuit ends in settlement, one way or another

Back in 2008, Gibson Guitar hoped to cash in on the Rock Band craze with a slate of patent infringe...

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