Intellectual Property Patents

  • RPT-NOKIA SUES APPLE IN EUROPE AND THE US FOR INFRINGEMENT OF NOKIA PATENTS.

  • Merck awarded $2.54B in patent suit against Gilead

    The pharmaceutical company wins its hepatitis C drug trial against Gilead Sciences.

  • Harvoni

    Merck was awarded $2.54 billion in royalties by a jury in a patent lawsuit against Gilead Sciences over Gilead's hepatitis C drugs.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jurors in federal court in San Jose, California also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent. The verdict is the latest in...

  • The justices said they will hear an appeal by beverage flavoring company TC Heartland LLC to have a patent infringement suit brought against it by food company Kraft Heinz Co moved from federal court in Delaware, where it was filed, to Heartland's home base in Indiana. Pittsburgh- based Kraft, which makes the MiO brand of liquid water enhancers, sued in Delaware in...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jury in a San Jose, California federal court also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, a Cisco spokesperson said.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jury in a San Jose, California federal court also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, a Cisco spokesperson said.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems Inc's network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems' network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said that...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems' network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said that...

  • TRADE JUDGE RULES THAT ARISTA NETWORKS INFRINGED TWO CISCO SYSTEMS PATENTS.

  • Facebook patenting tool to remove fake news from site

    The social media giant plans to stop the spread of misinformation by using systems and methods to identify objectionable content on its site.

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. The justices sent the case back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington to...

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. The justices sent the case back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington to...

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. The justices sent the case back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington to...

  • It will pit one group of researchers associated with the Broad Institute, affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University, against another group linked to the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Vienna in Austria. The latter team, led by Berkeley's Jennifer Doudna and Vienna's Emmanuelle...

  • Supreme Court sides with Samsung in Apple patent case

    The US Supreme Court ruled for the South Korean company in a dispute over damages related to Apple's iPhone design.

  • Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that said the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. Samsung had been seeking to pare back $399 million of $548 million it paid Apple in December...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 6- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that said the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs. The justices in their 8-0 ruling sent the case back to the lower court for further...

  • Court makes key ruling on insider trading cases

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on two decisions from the Supreme Court regarding insider trading and patent infringement.