Standards-essential

05.06.13
EC says Motorola broke antitrust rules, abused its patent position
05.06.13

EC says Motorola broke antitrust rules, abused its patent position

It was almost a year ago to the day that the European Commission began investigating Motorola over...

By J. Rigg,   05.06.13
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03.07.13
Samsung loses UK lawsuit against Apple over 3G data
03.07.13

Samsung loses UK lawsuit against Apple over 3G data

Samsung hasn't been catching many breaks in its court battles with Apple as of late, and that tren...

By J. Fingas,   03.07.13
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02.22.13
Via Licensing welcomes China Mobile and Deutsche Telekom to its LTE supergroup
02.22.13

Via Licensing welcomes China Mobile and Deutsche Telekom to its LTE supergroup

Via Licensing is amassing quite a deep well of patents from which its members able to pull. All in...

By T. O'Brien,   02.22.13
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02.07.13
Judge invalidates 13 Motorola patent claims against Microsoft
02.07.13

Judge invalidates 13 Motorola patent claims against Microsoft

Google's Motorola branch isn't having much success lately in getting patent claims to stick agains...

By J. Fingas,   02.07.13
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11.28.12
RIM loses in arbitration with Nokia, may have to pay royalties on BlackBerrys with WiFi
11.28.12

RIM loses in arbitration with Nokia, may have to pay royalties on BlackBerrys with WiFi

Nokia and RIM already have a troubled history whenever they come into contact, so it's no surprise...

By J. Fingas,   11.28.12
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11.05.12
Judge dismisses Apple lawsuit versus Motorola over standards-based patents
11.05.12

Judge dismisses Apple lawsuit versus Motorola over standards-based patents

Apple may have just learned a lesson about all-or-nothing gambles. Judge Crabb has dismissed the c...

By J. Fingas,   11.05.12
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10.10.12
ITU roundtable narrows scope of debate around standard-essential patents, doesn't create world peace
10.10.12

ITU roundtable narrows scope of debate around standard-essential patents, doesn't create world peace

The ITU's roundtable discussing the controversy over standard-essential patents has wrapped up its...

By J. Fingas,   10.10.12
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09.14.12
ITC says Apple didn't violate four Samsung patents with iPad, iPhone
09.14.12

ITC says Apple didn't violate four Samsung patents with iPad, iPhone

This just hasn't been Samsung's summer. On top of Apple winning its earliest civil lawsuit against...

By J. Fingas,   09.14.12
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08.24.12
ITC decides Apple didn't violate Motorola WiFi patent after all, tosses case back to judge
08.24.12

ITC decides Apple didn't violate Motorola WiFi patent after all, tosses case back to judge

Trouble looked to be brewing for Apple last April: an International Trade Commission judge made an...

By J. Fingas,   08.24.12
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