Federal court steps in to protect podcasts from patent troll
Personal Audio may have been permanently silenced.
IBM somehow got a patent for an Out-Of-Office email system
Please do not invent another dumb work acronym to get around this.
Apple loses FaceTime patent retrial, ordered to pay $302.4 million
It's the third time Apple has faced off against VirnetX over patents covering secure communications.
Startup uses algorithms to fund civil lawsuits
Legalist uses historical data to determine which cases are likely to pay off.
Apple won't have to pay a patent troll $625 million after all
A judge ordered a retrial, saying references to an earlier case prejudiced the jury.
Samsung could help Apple avoid large patent payout
The Cupertino firm's one step closer to avoiding a costly fine thanks, in part, to its Korean rival.
One of the most profitable patent trolls has been defanged
The Patent Trademark and Appeals Board rules that Uniloc's 'software activation' patent is invalid.
Apple ordered to pay $625 million in FaceTime patent lawsuit
VirnetX's quest to profit from others' success is paying off.
Texas judges make it harder to fight patent trolls
Federal courts might have made it harder for patent trolls to sue over vague ideas, but the Easter...