Federal Circuit rejects en banc review of ruling vacating CBM decision in dispute between Unwired Planet and Google

The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit denied Google Inc.’s petition for an en banc review of a prior appellate court decision rejecting the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's line of thinking in a covered business method patent final written decision at issue in a patent dispute between Google and the former Unwired Planet. [...]

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(Update1) Shanghai IP court grants U.S. adhesives company Nordson injunction, damages in dispute with Chinese company

The Shanghai Intellectual Property Court handed Nordson Corp.  (NDSN), the Westlake, Ohio-based maker of adhesive products, a finding of infringement and an injunction in a patent dispute with NDC Spray Coating System Fabricating Co., Ltd., as the defendant, a Fujian Province, China-based company. The Shanghais Court ruled that NDC’s NDC Universal Module and the NDC [...]

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(Update1) Finjan Holdings reaches $17.5M settlement of patent infringement suit with Sophos

Finjan Holdings Inc. (FNJN), the cybertechnology licensing company run by CEO Phil Hartstein, said it reached settlement of its patent infringement action with Sophos Inc. for $17.5 million. The East Palo Alto, California-based company was previously awarded $15 million plus interest by the U.S. District Court in San Francisco, plus interest. The settlement includes a [...]