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Surveillance concerns bring an end to crusading site Groklaw

A legally informed Web site critical of lawsuits from the SCO Group, Apple, Oracle, and patent trolls shuts down because its founder says e-mail can't be protected from government scrutiny.

By August 20, 2013


Samsung denied new trial over Apple's 'bounce-back' patent

Amid planning for the damages retrial, Judge Koh rules that there will not be another new trial over the '381 patent.

By August 22, 2013


So it looks like Samsung might not have tried to copy the iPhone

Previously redacted documents presented in the Apple-Samsung case seem not to offer actual evidence that Samsung told its designers to copy the iPhone.

By October 7, 2012


Legal analysts suggest Apple-Samsung verdict may not be safe

Some experts poring over statements of Apple-Samsung jury members and details of their judgment suggest that the verdict could be overturned.

By August 26, 2012


Oracle v. Google: After the jury verdict, what happens next?

Last year's reports said Oracle could extract up to $6.1 billion from Google over patent infringement. That didn't happen. Here's what's next.

By May 23, 2012


Will Google battle get Oracle just $150,000 in damages?

Judge William Alsup warns that the "most" the plaintiff -- Oracle -- might end up with is statutory damages over the nine lines of code.

By May 10, 2012


Programming languages 'do not enjoy copyright protection,' EU court says

The European Court of Justice rules that programming languages are not copyrightable in a case that closely parallels Oracle v. Google in the U.S.

By May 3, 2012


U.S. takes bite out of Oracle's Google lawsuit

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says several of the claims in one patent Oracle has brought against Google shouldn't have been accepted.

By December 27, 2011


Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet hit by patent lawsuit

The upcoming tablet is on the receiving end of a patent lawsuit from Smartphone Technologies, a firm owned by patent licensing company Acacia Research.

By October 11, 2011


Google: Oracle 'redacted or deleted' code in suit

Search giant responds to Oracle's lawsuit, which accuses Google of plagiarizing Java code for Android. Google says Oracle tampered with the evidence.

By November 12, 2010