Broadband providers aren't "common carriers," court says, and that makes all the difference in a decision certain to shake up the fixed broadband and wireless industries.
The petition sought emergency stay pending the resolution of an appeal concerning the case's class status.
The patents were used to extract hundreds of millions from tech companies online video streaming and search results suggestions.
A federal appeals court rules that Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer was tried in the wrong state and overturns his conviction under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
Court orders "Innocence of Muslims," the controversial film that ignited international protest, to be removed from Google's video service.
The US Court of Appeals says the Cupertino, Calif.-based company didn't violate a patent owned by Google's Motorola Mobility when developing the iPhone.
Curious if the Supreme Court will let Aereo live or die? So are copyright experts at the country’s top law schools, especially with the future of TV and digital copyright on the line.
Oracle is appealing a judge's ruling last year that its APIs were not copyrightable, which led to the dismissal of claims against Google.
The legal fight over Facebook Beacon's privacy issues may finally come to an end as the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals approves the settlement.
Oracle wins big in protracted legal fight over use of Java APIs in Android, as appeals court rejects pro-Google ruling.