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Lodsys

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Lodsys drops patent lawsuit after Kaspersky Lab refuses to settle

Security software maker says it paid nothing and there were no settlement agreement with the patent assertion entity, commonly known as a patent troll.

By October 2, 2013

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Lodsys claims progress in fight over in-app purchase patents

The firm says it has won favor with the patent office, as well as licensing deals with third-party developers. Also: Apple gets court's OK to participate in the case.

By October 8, 2012

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Oracle sues Lodsys, hopes to invalidate all its patents

Oracle is the latest tech giant to take aim at Lodsys, a patent holder that's been extraordinarily litigious in the past year.

By June 4, 2012

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Google asks U.S. Patent Office to re-examine Lodsys patents

The search and software giant has asked the United States Patent and Trademark office to re-examine the patents of Lodsys, a firm that's gone after developers of applications for both Android and Apple's iOS.

By August 13, 2011

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Developer coalition aims to ward off Lodsys, others

A new project aims to help protect mobile application developers with a new group that will pool together resources to fight back against patent infringement suits.

By August 1, 2011

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Lodsys files opposition to an Apple intervention

Lodsys has returned fire on Apple in the courtroom, saying the company's move to defend app developers is full of holes.

By July 27, 2011

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Angry Birds maker targeted in Lodsys suit

Lodsys, a group that's targeted companies big and small for infringing on its patents, is now going after Electronic Arts, Angry Birds maker Rovio, Atari, Square Enix, and Take-Two Interactive in a lawsuit it filed earlier this year.

By July 21, 2011

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Lodsys files suit against New York Times, five others

The high-profile, patent-holding entity which has gone after app developers has taken aim at six companies in a new lawsuit that says all are infringing on one or more of its patents.

By July 5, 2011

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Scoop: Bounty set for invalidating Lodsys patents

The group that's gone after a number of mobile app developers and big companies alike is now having its four patents targeted for invalidation by a crowdsourced research group.

By June 15, 2011

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Lodsys sued by antivirus software maker

The company that is going after Apple developers finds itself on the receiving end of another pre-emptive lawsuit over its patents.

By June 13, 2011