Patent News

All the most recent news stories, updated every Tuesday, to keep you informed of the events in an ever changing and fast paced industry.

Yerra Solutions Launches its IP Magic Triangle Solution

A "cutting-edge" new solution to help companies better manage IP portfolios has been launched by Yerra Solutions AG. Yerra Solutions are a global provider of innovative solutions for in-house legal & IP, eDiscovery and compliance and have dubbed their new product...

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Anaqua Intellectual Property Management Platform to Manage IBM

IBM and Anaqua, Inc. have partnered in a recent venture to help manage its global patent and trademark portfolio. Anaqua,Inc., is a leading provider of intellectual property management and analytics software and services and called it an "honor" for their solution to...

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Apple and Nokia resolve patent feud

After an ongoing patent dispute between Apple and Nokia, with both companies suing the other for infringement, a decision has been made. Apple has agreed to a multi-year patent licensing deal with Nokia, which resolves the two lawsuits in one go. An exact figure has...

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Qualcomm gain new enemies in Samsung and Intel

After being sued by Apple and the US FTC in sperate lawsuits this year, Qualcomm likely thought the storm was over. However, Samsung and Intel have now filed briefs backing the FTC's lawsuit against the technology giants, claiming they to have been "harmed" by the...

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Cloudfare fights back at patent troll

Patent-owning companies are used to non-practicing entities (patent trolls) trying to cash in on their innovations and mistakes. However, Cloudfare has survived seven years without a lawsuit - until now. Cloudflare, the Internet security company, and content delivery...

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Intel cleared in $2billion lawsuit

On Thursday, a jury in Delaware concluded that Intel had not infringed on a dynamic logic circuit patent. It means the chip giant will not have to pay the $2 billion in compensation that was suggested before the case. T The lawsuit was originally filed in 2010 by AVM...

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The Fellows and Associates 6th Annual Survey

The Fellows and Associates 6th Annual  Salary Survey is now live (www.fellowssurvey.com) with a number of improvements to be found.  This year career breaks are being considered to better assess experience levels and ensure the appropriate categorization for...

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Searchmetrics declares Bankruptcy on the back of patent case

The U.S. subsidiary of a venture-backed Berlin-based search optimization company called Searchmetrics just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware.  Sources close to Searchmetrics say the company was forced to file to escape a longstanding battle with...

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