Friday, March 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
ASUS Announces New GR8S Steam Machine
Windows Also Vulnerable to FREAK Encryption Flaw
Fujitsu Technology Recognizes Faces Appearing In Low-Resolution Images
Apple Allowed App Developers Fine-tune Apps Before Watch Debut
Google Introduces Insurance Shopping Site
U.S. Trade Office Releases Latest Notorious Markets List
MPEG LA Introduces License for DisplayPort
Toshiba Starts Shipping 20-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor For Mobile Devices
Active Discussions
Hello
Newbie
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
 Home > News > Mobiles > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Google Drops Patent Claims Against Microsoft


Motorola Mobility parent company Google Inc. droped two patents from its infringement case over video-coding patents used in Xbox and smartphones.

In a motion filed today with the U.S. International Trade Commission, Motorola Mobility LLC is asking the Comission to terminate inverstigations related to two patents included in the company's patent infringement complaint against Microsoft.

In November 2010 Motorola sued Microsoft over wireless and video coding patents used in Xbox and its smartphones. Microsoft countered that Motorola was unfairly seeking excessive royalty payments for the H.264 video patents, claiming that the specific patents should be offered on FRAND (fair, reasonable, and nondiscriminatory) basis.

An ITC judge ruled last May that Microsoft's Xbox 360 S video game console should be banned from import into the U.S. because they infringe on Motorola patents.

"Motorola intends to enforce its rights for past damages in the District Court lawsuits," according to the motion filed today by Google.

"We're pleased that Google has finally withdrawn these claims for exclusion orders against Microsoft, and hope that it will now withdraw similar claims pending in other jurisdictions as required by the FTC Consent Order," David Howard, Microsoft's deputy general counsel, said in a statement.


Previous
Next
Firefox 18 Features IonMonkey Javascript Compiler        All News        DISH Bids For Clearwire
Toshiba Showcases Prototype OLED Computer Watch at CES     Mobiles News      Apple Reportedly Working On Cheaper iPhone

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
MWC: Microsoft Unveils The Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL
New Moto E LTE Smartphone Start shipping on For $150
Microsoft Band Gets New Features
Internet Explorer To Support HTTP Strict Transport Security Protocol
Microsoft Buys Sunrise In A Smartphone Push
Microsoft, Samsung Settle Patent Dispute
Motorola Considers Sale: reports
Bill Gates Sees Future In Robots
Microsoft Brings Office To iOS and Android Devices
Microsoft Offers Power BI Business Intelligence Tools For Free
Microsoft Reports Second Quarter Results
Motorola Returns To The Chinese Market with Three New Phones

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .