41 Results for



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 Oct. 2, 2013


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 Oct. 8, 2012


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 Jul. 27, 2011


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 Jun. 13, 2011


Apple tries to intervene in Lodsys lawsuit

In a surprise move, Apple's attempting to back up app developers sued by Lodsys by stepping in as the defendant in a lawsuit alleging patent infringement.

By Jun. 10, 2011


Lodsys patent target bites back

The patent holding company that's accusing iOS developers of infringing its in-app purchasing IP gets hit with a legal complaint seeking a ruling that its patent claims are invalid.

By Jun. 9, 2011


Developers pleased with Apple's Lodsys response

While a legal battle could still be ahead, developers are breathing a sigh of relief after Apple came to their defense against a group seeking licensing fees to use the in-app purchase feature.

By May. 23, 2011


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 Jun. 4, 2012


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 Aug. 1, 2011


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 Jul. 21, 2011