The “lawsuit club”

October 9th, 2010 Comments Off

There are so many major corporations suing each other over complete drivel now a days that I’ve lost track of who is pointing the lawsuit-press-generator at who. Below is an aggregate from a few minutes of Googlin’.  Kudos for the idea for the title goes to the NYTimes.

(Note: this is still a work in progress)

  • Motorola Sues Apple
    • When: 10/6/2010
    • Type: Patent Infringement
    • Number of Patents: 18
    • Patent Claims Cover: Signal Protocols, 802.11 (wifi), antennas, wireless email, proximity sensing, software application management, location-based services and multi-device synchronization
    • Hilarious Company Claim: “After Apple’s late entry into the telecommunications market, we engaged in lengthy negotiations, but Apple has refused to take a license. We had no choice but to file these complaints to halt Apple’s continued infringement.”
    • Responses:
    • Outcome:
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