The tech giant was the target of a patent troll, a company that makes money by suing other companies.
A deal settles all lawsuits pending outside the US, but US patent lawsuits between the two are unaffected.
Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.
The U.S. District Court judge said that the companies have "no interest in efficiently and expeditiously" resolving their dispute over Motorola Mobility patents.
Bill aimed at reducing patent litigation removed from agenda after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on key details.
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.
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.
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.
New legislation aims to save technology companies "billions of dollars in litigation" with a permanent patent review process.
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.