Acacia Research Subsidiary, IP Innovation LLC,
Receives Jury Verdict in Patent Infringement Case
May 03, 2010 06:02 AM Eastern Daylight Time
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Acacia Research Corporation’s (Nasdaq:ACTG)
subsidiary, IP Innovation LLC, along with co-plaintiff Technology Licensing Corporation (TLC), received a jury
verdict on April 30th, 2010, in a patent infringement trial concerning three U.S. Patents originally issued to Xerox’s
PARC research center. The patents-in-suit represented some of Xerox’s early work in the 1980’s to develop and
improve the graphical user interface and virtual workspaces presented on computer displays. The case was brought
by IP Innovation and TLC against Red Hat and Novell in the District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (Case
No: 2:07-cv-00447). The jury determined that the patents were invalid and not infringed.
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wide variety of industries.
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