Patent News for Thursday 4th February 2016

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Feb 4 2016

1. Jury: Apple must pay £428 million to patent troll VirnetX

An East Texas jury has ruled that Apple must pay patent-holding company VirnetX $625.6 million (£428 million) for infringing four patents.

2. Jury: Apple must pay $626 million to patent troll VirnetX

3. Crispr Gene-Editing Upstart Editas Goes Public as Patent Battle Rages

4. Apple owes $626 million in damages after losing huge patent case

VirnetX owns about 80 patents, including the four that were the basis of the Apple suit. VirnetX had previously purchased them from a company called ...

5. Apple owes $626 million in damages after losing huge patent case

6. Apple owes $626M after losing patent case

7. Apple Ordered To Pay $625M To Patent Troll In FaceTime Lawsuit

Apple has been ordered to pay $625 million to notorious patent troll VirnetX after a U.S. court judged that the iPhone-maker had infringed on patents ...

8. Apple ordered to pay $625m for infringing Facetime and iMessage patents

A Texas jury has ruled that Apple must pay $625.6 million to VirnetX, a patent troll that has no products in the market and has won against the iPhone ...

9. Apple ordered to pay $625 mln in patent dispute with VirnetX

10. Z3DLab patents titanium-ceramic metal 3D printing powder for medical and aerospace applications

Though it was officially patented back in September 2015, Z3DLab recently presented their ZTi-Powder at the 3D Medical Expo, which took place at ...

11. Apple ordered to pay £428m in patents case

VirnetX is a company that buys technology patents and aims to make money from licensing fees and lawsuits. It has previously sued Microsoft, Cisco ...

12. Apple to Appeal $625 Million 'Patent Troll' Settlement

A Texas jury decided on Wednesday that Apple must pay $625.6 million for violating several patents held by VirnetX, a company known for collecting ...

13. VirnetX's $625.6M win over Apple in East Texas: Patent troll or innovator?

Dallas lawyers at Caldwell, Cassady and Curry are claiming a big win after their client VirnetX (NYSE: VHC) won a $625.6 million patent lawsuit ...

14. Apple loses pricey patent judgment in East Texas

Apple Inc. was told to pay a $625.6 million judgment to VirnetX after losing a patent lawsuit in a U.S. District Court in East Texas. Dallas lawyers at ...

15. VirnetX Gets $625.6 Million in Patent Trial Against Apple

Apple Inc. was told to pay $625.6 million to VirnetX Holding Corp. for using its patented technology related to secure communications, by a federal jury ...

16. Nokia's fall after the patent license arbitration with Samsung shows investors overreact wildly to ...

When Nokia released information about the outcome of its patent licensing arbitration with Samsung, its share price fell by over 10 per cent within ...

17. MapR Patents Its Big Data Cruncher

This morning MapR was awarded a patent for CDP by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. It recognizes the company's fundamental ...

18. 'Patent troll' VirnetX wins $626m out of Apple over FaceTime and iMessage

Apple has been ordered to pay VirnetX, a patent-holding company, $625.6m over the infringement of patents relating to virtual private networking in ...

19. Patent troll VirnetX grabs another $625 million from Apple

Apple has been ordered to pay patent troll VirnetX a whopping $625 million after losing a legal battle over the technology used for FaceTime and ...

20. Apple ordered to pay more than $625m to VirnetX in row over iMessage and FaceTime

Jurors in a federal court agreed that Apple had infringed on VirnetX Holding Corporation patents in its iMessage and FaceTime services as well as in ...

21. Jury orders Apple to pay more than $625mn for violating patents

Company's that hold patents to make money from lawsuits instead of producing products are referred to as innovation-thwarting "trolls" by Silicon ...

22. East Texas jury nails Apple with $625 million patent infringement verdict

VirnetX sued Apple in 2010 claiming the California-based technology company infringed four of its patents in its FaceTime features that are part of ...

23. Arria NLG PLC Q&A with CSO Matthew Gould: 6th US Patent Granted

Q1: Firs off then, congratulations on your 6th patent granted by the US patent office, can you give us a little bit more background on what this entails?

24. Apple ordered to pay $625 million in FaceTime patent lawsuit

It first sued Apple in 2010 over the alleged use of virtual private network (VPN) patents in FaceTime video chats, and has been successful enough in ...

25. Apple VirnetX Lawsuit: Apple Owes $626 Million In Damages After Losing Patent Case

The jury's decision relates to a dispute between VirnetX Holding Corporation, an Internet security software and technology company with patented ...

26. Jury slaps Apple with $625 million in damages in patent case

An East Texas jury ruled Wednesday that Apple willfully infringed on the patented technology of VirnetX Holding Corp. and ordered it to pay $625 ...

27. Data shows the “strong and persistent positive effects” patents have on start-ups, say report authors

Last week we reported on a new a piece of research titled “The bright side of patents” which revealed the considerable benefits that start-ups can ...

28. Apple ordered to pay $874m in VirnetX patent dispute

Apple must pay patent holding company VirnetX more than US$625 million (A$874 million) for using its technology without permission in its FaceTime ...

29. Apple must pay $625m after infringing patents on FaceTime and iMessage

Apple has been ordered to pay $625.6 million for infringing patents used in several of its apps, including iMessage and FaceTime. A Texas jury ruled ...

30. Andhra Pradesh to centre: invoke compulsory licence or cancel Bt cotton patent

31. VirnetX Scores $625 Million from Apple for Patent Infringement

VirnetX chalked up legal another victory Wednesday with a $625 million prize. The company won the award in a patent infringement trial against ...

32. Apple Just Lost A $626M Lawsuit To A 'Patent Troll'

VirnetX has been called a "patent troll" because it makes a lot of its money by suing businesses for patent violations; selling products arguably isn't the ...

33. Five Original Apple Watch Interface Patents Surface Covering Current & Future Ideas

Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published a series of five patent applications from Apple that are primarily related to the Apple Watch.

34. Apple ordered to pay more than $625M in patent case

PATENT DISPUTE. A file picture dated January 27, 2015 shows Apple's logo at an Apple Store in Washington, DC, USA. Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA.

35. Apple Inc. (AAPL) Must Pay $625 Million for Infringing Patents

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been ordered by a US court to pay a staggering $625 million in fine for infringing several intellectual properties ...

36. Patent case jury orders Apple to pay more than US$625m

A Texas jury on Wednesday said that Apple should pay US$625.6 million for violating patents held by a US company devoted to patent litigation.

37. Apple to pay US$625.6m in patent trial

Apple Inc on Wednesday was told to pay US$625.6 million to VirnetX Holding Corp for using its patented technology related to secure ...

38. Texas jury dings Apple $625M for violating patents on tech used in FaceTime; mall owner ...

An East Texas jury dinged Apple for $625 million in damages for violating four patents now owned by a patent troll, Nevada-based VirnetX. FaceTime ...

39. Apple eaten by patent troll

Wikia_HP_-_Mountain_Troll The fruity cargo cult Apple has been eaten by a patent troll which emerged from under a bridge in East Texas demanding ...

40. Apple Ordered To Pay $626 Million For Infringing Patented Technology Used In iMessage, VPN On ...

Jurors of a federal court in East Texas has ruled that Apple is to pay $626 to VirtnetX over four patent infringements used in iMessage and VPN on ...

41. Apple Asked To Pay $625M To Patent Troll In FaceTime Lawsuit

A U.S. court has directed Apple to pay $625 million to infamous patent troll VirnetX for infringing on patents used in its iMessage and FaceTime ...

42. Jury orders Apple to pay more than US$625m

A visitor looks at Apple patents displayed at the World Intellectual Property Organization headquarters in Geneva, in this file photo taken March 29, ...

43. Bill for half a billion quid lands on Apple's desk in Facetime patent scrap

A notorious US patent court has ordered Apple to pay out more than half a billion dollars for infringing two patents related to its messaging software.

44. Apple ordered to pay US$625mil in patent dispute with VirnetX

Time to pay: Apple Inc must pay VirnetX Holding Corp more than US$625mil (RM2.59bil) for using the patent licensing company's Internet security ...

45. Apple must pay $625 million for infringing patents with FaceTime and iMessage

Apple must pay $625.6 million to a patent holding firm, a US court has ruled, for infringing on a number of its intellectual properties. A jury ruled ...

46. Apple patents reveal possible pressure-sensitive Touch ID sensor, similar to 3D Touch

An interesting Apple patent application published today shows how the iPhone-maker could potentially evolve its Touch ID fingerprint sensor.

47. Apple forced to pay $625m to VirnetX in patent infringement case

Apple infringed VirnetX's patents with the FaceTime service found in several versions of iOS and OS X 10.8, and versions of iMessage and the firm's ...

48. Crispr Gene-Editing Upstart Editas Goes Public as Patent Battle Rages

More crucially, though, its ability to develop drugs rests on the results of a weedy ongoing patent dispute over the Crispr technology. “There's a ...

49. Apple ordered to pay $625.6 million to VirnetX over patent infringement

50. Western Digital buys IBM patents, gears up to be leader in data storage

Western Digital, the data storage vendor, and IBM have announced a patent acquisition and cross-licence agreements. In a statement, Western Digital ...

51. Apple owes $626M in damages after losing huge patent case

In a case that has been bouncing around the court system since 2012, VirnetX accused Apple of violating four of its patents, which mostly involve ...