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Microsoft wins injunction against Motorola in Germany

Microsoft has won an injunction against certain Motorola Android devices after a regional court in Munich ruled that the phone maker is infringing on a software keyboard patent. Microsoft won two separate cases: one against Motorola Mobility Inc. and another against its German...

RIM wins appeal against $147m fine in Mformation patent case

Research in Motion’s downward spiral saw a slight reprieve in its four-year long intellectual property case with Mformation Technologies Inc., after the Judge presiding over the case in the US District Court for Northern California overruled the jury’s prior decision.…

LG Display workers charged with stealing Samsung OLED secrets

According to a report by The Associated Press, LG's display arm has admitted to six of its employees being involved in the possible misappropriation of OLED technology secrets from Samsung. Samsung has accused the display maker of having "systematically stole its…

Fujifilm sues Motorola Mobility for patent infringement

Fujifilm has filed a lawsuit against Motorola Mobility alleging infringement of four patents. The company has reportedly been trying to work out a licensing deal since April 2011 to no avail, resulting in what is now the eighth company with…

Google gains legal right to use Gmail brand in Germany

Google happily announced on its blog today that @googlemail.com will now become @gmail.com in Germany. This marks the first time in several years that @gmail.com will be the default option for German users. Google had switched to @googlemail.com following a…