Pressure may be building on Uber to settle its trade secret theft dispute with Google’s Waymo or face existential crisis

Pressure may be mounting on Uber Technologies CEO Travis Kalanick to settle the company’s trade secret and patent infringement dispute with Waymo LLC, the self-driving car unit of Google Inc.’s parent Alphabet Inc., or face an existential crisis. To be sure, intellectual property market observers say Waymo has little incentive to settle and may even [...]

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Fortress’ INVT SPE files first patent enforcement actions against Apple and HTC Corp.

INVT SPE, the unit of Fortress Investment Group set up to monetize the patents once owned by Inventergy Global Inc., on May 25 filed patent infringement actions against Apple Inc. and HTC Corp. in U.S. District Court in New Jersey. The twin actions are the first enforcement efforts led by Fortress’ intellectual property division, which [...]

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