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Samsung, Nvidia patent spat ends with a whimper

A settlement is reached just in time. Now the US trade commission doesn't have to issue a decision, as was planned, about whether it would ban Nvidia products in the country.

By May 2, 2016

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Apple, Samsung agree to bury overseas litigation ax

A deal settles all lawsuits pending outside the US, but US patent lawsuits between the two are unaffected.

By August 5, 2014

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Rambus bags last major litigation target Micron

Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.

By December 10, 2013

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Judge chastises Apple, Google over patent litigation

The U.S. District Court judge said that the companies have "no interest in efficiently and expeditiously" resolving their dispute over Motorola Mobility patents.

By April 11, 2013

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Patent reform bill targeting patent trolls shelved in Senate

Bill aimed at reducing patent litigation removed from agenda after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on key details.

By May 21, 2014

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Apple: Samsung patent case is not about Google

An Apple attorney says during opening arguments that it's targeting Samsung for litigation because it's Samsung that chose to put the infringing features in its devices, not Google.

By April 1, 2014

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Nokia's Plan B: Patent litigation

Litigation and licensing revenue could provide a measure of financial support as the company awaits broader adoption of its Lumia phones. CNET takes a look at some of Nokia's past legal hits.

By May 2, 2012

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Patent trolls launched majority of U.S. patent cases in 2012

A new study has found that more than half of last year's patent litigation cases in the U.S. were filed by companies that license patents but don't have another business.

By April 9, 2013

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Patent Quality Improvement Act hits Congress

New legislation aims to save technology companies "billions of dollars in litigation" with a permanent patent review process.

By May 6, 2013

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EU warns Motorola in patent spat with Apple

The smartphone-making division of Google is sent a formal list of complaints by the EU for allegedly abusing its position in the market over recent patent litigation with Apple.

By May 6, 2013