Intellectual Property Patents

  • Edward Snyder of Charter Equity Research and Christopher Rolland of Susquehanna discuss the growing chip wars amid the Apple and Qualcomm trial.

  • WASHINGTON, April 15- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cast aside pharmaceutical company Allergan Plc's unorthodox bid to shield patents from a federal administrative court's review by transferring them to a Native American tribe. Allergan, which has its headquarters in Dublin, in September 2017 transferred the patents to New York's Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe,...

  • CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the on-going court battle between Apple and Qualcomm. The two biggest players in the smartphone industry are facing off in a San Diego federal court. The trial will determine whether Qualcomm charges too much for liscensing fees.

  • WASHINGTON, April 15- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cast aside pharmaceutical company Allergan Plc's unorthodox bid to shield patents from a federal administrative court's review by transferring them to a Native American tribe. The justices left in place a lower court ruling upholding the authority of a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office tribunal to decide...

  • Revenue from its licensing and intellectual property division, which includes handing out licenses for BlackBerry's existing patents to other companies, rose 71 percent to $99 million in the fourth quarter. The Waterloo, Ontario- based company's net profit was $51 million, or 8 cents per share, in the quarter ended Feb. 28, compared with a loss of $10 million, or 6...

  • March 26- Split decisions on Tuesday by a U.S. government panel in acrimonious patent disputes between iPhone-maker Apple and chip supplier Qualcomm left their battle lines largely unchanged ahead of a U. S Federal Trade Commission ruling and a major trial next month. The International Trade Commission, a government agency empowered to hear disputes over...

  • March 26- Split decisions on Tuesday by a U.S. government panel in acrimonious patent disputes between iPhone-maker Apple and chip supplier Qualcomm left their battle lines largely unchanged ahead of a U. S Federal Trade Commission ruling and a major trial next month. The International Trade Commission, a government agency empowered to hear disputes over...

  • US trade judge rules Apple infringed on Qualcomm patent

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports from San Francisco on the United States trade judge ruling that recommends Qualcomm be granted a request for an import ban on some iPhones. An administrative law judge of the U.S. International Trade Commission said the basis for the ban was a finding that Apple infringed a Qualcomm patent relating to smartphone technology. The judge's initial determination is not binding and will be reviewed by the agency.

  • March 26- A U.S. trade judge on Tuesday recommended Qualcomm Inc win a sales ban on some Apple Inc iPhone models containing chips made by Intel Corp in one of two patent disputes before the International Trade Commission. ITC administrative law judge MaryJoan McNamara said the basis for the ban was a finding that Apple infringed on a Qualcomm patent relating to...

  • GENEVA, March 18- Chinese telecoms giant Huawei led the pack with Asia accounting for more than half of the international patent applications at the World Intellectual Property Organization last year, WIPO said on Tuesday. Asia- based filings accounted for 50.5 percent of the total applications received, Gurry said. Although inventors in the United States...

  • March 15- Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. During an eight-day trial, Qualcomm asked the jury to award it unpaid patent royalties of up to $1.41 per iPhone that...

  • March 15- Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. During an eight-day trial, Qualcomm asked the jury to award it unpaid patent royalties of up to $1.41 per iPhone that...

  • March 15- Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. During an eight-day trial, Qualcomm asked the jury to award it unpaid patent royalties of up to $1.41 per iPhone that...

  • March 15- Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. During an eight-day jury trial, Qualcomm asked the jury to award...

  • March 15- Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a court victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple infringed on three of Qualcomm's patents, a Qualcomm spokeswoman told Reuters.

  • JURY FINDS APPLE INFRINGED ON ALL THREE QUALCOMM PATENTS IN TRIAL- QUALCOMM SPOKESPERSON.

  • TAIPEI, March 12- Taiwan's Foxconn on Tuesday responded to a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by Microsoft Corp, saying as a contract manufacturer, it has never needed to pay royalties for the U.S. company's software. Microsoft filed the complaint against Foxconn subsidiary FIH Mobile Ltd in the Northern District of California on Friday.

  • A Microsoft logo is seen during the 2015 Microsoft Build Conference on April 29, 2015 at Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.

    Taiwan's Foxconn responded to a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by Microsoft, saying as a contract manufacturer it has never needed to pay royalties for the U.S. giant's software.

  • TAIPEI, March 12- Taiwan's Foxconn on Tuesday responded to a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by Microsoft Corp, saying as a contract manufacturer, it has never needed to pay royalties for the U.S. giant's software. Microsoft filed the complaint against Foxconn subsidiary FIH Mobile Ltd in the Northern District of California on Friday.

  • People crowd into the Qualcomm booth to view a series of new products during the annual Consumer Electronics Show on Jan. 4, 2017 in Las Vegas.

    Qualcomm alleges in Apple violated three of its patents, and is asking for tens of millions of dollars or more in damages.