OAKLAND, Calif. - (Mealey's) After an 11-day trial, a jury in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on November 23 determined that Oracle USA Inc. was entitled to $1.3 billion in actual damages in the form of a fair market value license for copyright infringement related...
By Nicole Rizzo Smith
In the world of technology
titans, SAP has landed itself on the naughty list this year. In a
copyright infringement action brought by Oracle against rival SAP for
stealing software and customers, a federal jury last month awarded
Oracle $1.3 billion, the largest copyright...
SAN FRANCSICO - (Mealey's) After seven
days of deliberation, a California federal jury yesterday acquitted Google Inc. of
patent infringement claims levied by Oracle America Inc. ( Oracle America
Inc. v. Google Inc. , No. 10-3561, N.D. Calif.; See 5/21/12, Page 4).
( Verdict available. Document...
By Fitch Even attorney Alisa C. Simmons
On May 31, 2012, the district court for the Northern District of California issued a decision in Oracle America, Inc. v. Google Inc. , a significant case in copyright law. The court held that copyright cannot protect the names used in the Java programming language...