March 05, 2008
EBay patent suit finally settled.
From Canada's LawDay:
WASHINGTON – EBay Inc. and MercExchange LLC have settled a patent lawsuit that ended a long running legal battle, which prompted a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
The legal fight, which began in 2001, resulted in a US Supreme Court ruling in 2006 that weakened courts' power to issue injunctions to bar firms from using infringing technology. [more]
Posted by Holden Oliver (Kitzbühel Desk) at March 5, 2008 11:59 PM