German appellate court upholds injunction Xperi unit won against Broadcom and affiliates

Xperi Corp. (XPER), the technology licensing company run by CEO Jon Kirchner, said a German appellate court handed its Invensas Corp. unit a victory in its patent infringement battle with Broadcom Ltd. and Broadcom Corp. by denying Broadcom’s motion to stay enforcement of a patent infringement judgment that a German district court recently entered against [...]

By | June 4th, 2017|Europe, litigation, Patent Investing, US ITC|0 Comments

InterDigital reaches settlement with Microsoft, parties also agree to dismiss related Nokia actions

InterDigital Inc. (IDCC), the mobile technology and licensing company run by CEO Bill Merritt, said it reached a settlement agreement and release of claims with Microsoft Corp. and its affiliates, the terms of which were not disclosed. Wilmington, Delaware-based InterDigitial disclosed the agreement in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission om May 11. [...]

Intellectual Ventures files complaint with U.S. ITC against Toyota, BMW, Honda and otheras

Intellectual Ventures, the patent licensing company run by Nathan Myhrvold and Edward Jung, filed a patent infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission seeking an investigation of the trade practices of a number of automobile industry companies. The ITC complaint filed March 21, names Toyota Motors, BMW, Honda Motors, Aisin Seiki, Denso, Mitsuba and [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|headlines, litigation, Patent Investing, US ITC|0 Comments