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08.17.12
Post-acquisition Motorola files fresh ITC complaint against Apple
08.17.12

Post-acquisition Motorola files fresh ITC complaint against Apple

We hope you didn't think that Motorola would fight a purely defensive patent war against Apple aft...

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07.06.12
ITU wants to bring smartphone makers to peace talks, hash out patent wars
07.06.12

ITU wants to bring smartphone makers to peace talks, hash out patent wars

The United Nations defines the stereotype of a peace broker, so it's not that far-fetched to hear...

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06.22.12
Apple hits HTC with counterclaim lawsuit for failure to FRAND license 4G patents
06.22.12

Apple hits HTC with counterclaim lawsuit for failure to FRAND license 4G patents

It's been far too quiet on the litigation front here at Engadget lately, but thankfully Apple's br...

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06.14.12
InterDigital's Bill Merritt on patent trolls, standards development and disputes with the big boys
06.14.12

InterDigital's Bill Merritt on patent trolls, standards development and disputes with the big boys

You probably won't know the name, but you most certainly use its technology on a daily basis. Inter...

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05.31.12
Google lobs antitrust complaint against Microsoft, Nokia in EU, claims they're playing patent footsie (updated)
05.31.12

Google lobs antitrust complaint against Microsoft, Nokia in EU, claims they're playing patent footsie (updated)

The gloves just came off at Google: the company has just filed an antitrust complaint with the Eur...

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05.02.12
Nokia gets it: launches patent lawsuits against HTC, RIM and Viewsonic
05.02.12

Nokia gets it: launches patent lawsuits against HTC, RIM and Viewsonic

Nokia has just announced that it is commencing patent litigation against HTC, Research in Motion a...

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