- Court declines to block drug ruling in patent case Updated: Apr-18-14 4:40 pm
- Merriman suing Nike over Lights Out name Updated: Apr-14-14 9:02 pm
- Authors Guild asks US court to rule against Google Updated: Apr-11-14 6:16 pm
- Gummy bear loses latest round in copyright fight Updated: Apr-11-14 10:10 am
- Smartphone trial judge annoyed by phones in court Updated: Apr-09-14 12:56 am
- Nokia gets Chinese approval for Microsoft deal Updated: Apr-08-14 1:40 pm
- Studios sue defunct website for infringement Updated: Apr-08-14 10:55 am
- New Hampshire bill aims to nip false patent claims Updated: Apr-06-14 11:16 am
- Schlafly beer trademark flap headed to trial Updated: Apr-02-14 1:08 pm
- Samsung: Patents developed by Google engineers Updated: Apr-01-14 8:19 pm
- Judge awards CMU $1.54B in Marvell patent dispute Updated: Apr-01-14 1:34 pm
- Supreme Court could limit software patents Updated: Mar-31-14 5:01 pm
- BlackBerry wins ruling against iPhone keyboard Updated: Mar-31-14 4:18 pm
- Va. copyright suit against Bieber, Usher dismissed Updated: Mar-31-14 1:31 pm
- Va. copyright suit against Bieber, Usher dismissed Updated: Mar-31-14 1:12 pm
- Court: Company can move forward with Lexmark suit Updated: Mar-25-14 10:41 am
- IOC opposes bid to patent 4-ring Olympic logo Updated: Mar-24-14 1:00 pm
- Inventor battling US over patents sought in 1970s Updated: Mar-22-14 11:09 am
- E-Trade's talking baby goes bye-bye Updated: Mar-21-14 4:28 pm
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Friday declined to temporarily block a lower court ruling that opens the world's best-selling multiple sclerosis drug to competition from generic rivals next month.
SAN DIEGO - Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman is suing Nike for trademark infringement and unfair competition over its Lights Out apparel line.
NEW YORK - Saying Google Inc. is stealing business from online book retailers, the Authors Guild asked a federal appeals court Friday to reinstate its lawsuit contending that the Internet giant is violating copyright laws with its massive book digitization project.
BERLIN - Swiss chocolatier Lindt & Spruengli AG has won the latest round in its battle of the bears against Germany's Haribo GmbH.
SAN JOSE, California - So far one of the biggest problems for a federal judge overseeing a patent battle between the world's largest smartphone makers isn't about stolen ideas. It's getting the roomful of smartphone devotees to turn off their devices.
HELSINKI - Nokia has received regulatory approval from Chinese authorities to sell its mobile phone unit to Microsoft Corp., removing one of the last major hurdles to the 5.4 billion-euro ($7.3 billion) deal.
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - Hollywood studios are suing the defunct file-sharing website Megaupload and its founder, Kim Dotcom, claiming the website facilitated massive copyright infringement.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Lawmakers are considering making it harder for companies with false patent claims - known as patent trolls - to demand that businesses pay licensing fees or be sued.
ST. LOUIS - A family dispute between a prominent conservative activist in St. Louis and her beer-making nephew is headed to federal trademark court.
SAN JOSE, California - Samsung fired back at Apple's accusations of patent theft Tuesday, saying the South Korean tech giant didn't write any of the Android software on its smartphones and tablets, Google did.
NEW YORK - A court has awarded Carnegie Mellon University $1.54 billion in a patent dispute with chip maker Marvell Technology.
WASHINGTON - Is it too easy for high-tech companies to patent inventions that are not really new, but simply take an old idea and blend it with computer wizardry?
SAN FRANCISCO - Troubled smartphone maker BlackBerry has won an early round in its legal battle against an iPhone keyboard made by a startup co-founded by "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest.
NORFOLK, Virginia - A judge has dismissed a $10 million lawsuit that claimed Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two Virginia songwriters.
NORFOLK, Virginia - A $10 million lawsuit that claimed Justin Bieber and Usher stole two Virginia songwriters' song has been dismissed.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a competitor of printer maker Lexmark International Inc. can move forward with a lawsuit accusing the company of disparaging its business.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The IOC will oppose a reported bid by a Russian businessman to trademark the four-ring Olympic symbol displayed at the opening ceremony of the Sochi Games.
LAS VEGAS - An inventor in Las Vegas with more than 70 patents to his credit is suing federal patent officials, claiming they're improperly stalling decisions on two applications he submitted more than 40 years ago.
NEW YORK - The E-Trade baby will finally stop talking.