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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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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' patent attack now targets Best Buy, Adidas

Lodsys broadens a patent infringement case to include several big-name companies outside the tech realm, including Sam's Club, CVS, and Best Western.

By June 11, 2011

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Apple notifies parents of in-app purchase settlement details

E-mail lets parents know how they can claim compensation for unauthorized use of in-app purchase in games and apps sold through the App Store.

By June 23, 2013

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Apple settles lawsuit over in-app purchases by kids

Apple has settled a lawsuit over the unauthorized use of in-app purchases within games, a practice that could rack up big bills.

By February 25, 2013

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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