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 patents were used to extract hundreds of millions from tech companies online video streaming and search results suggestions.
The petition sought emergency stay pending the resolution of an appeal concerning the case's class status.
The FCC will have to defend its new Net neutrality rules in a federal appeals court, which has already once told the FCC that it's overstepped its authority on this issue.
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.
After a Supreme Court ruling, the streaming TV service changed its licensing model in an attempt to stay in business.
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.
The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says Apple must take the normal, slower route for a review of its appeal.
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.