Posted: 14 Jul 2012 08:46 PM PDT
Mformation was awarded a patent lawsuit verdict against RIM late this week to the tune of $8 for each BlackBerry using Mformation's patent in the US. RIM supposedly has well over a year before they have to pay and they are still considering appeals or contesting the decision. The $8 per device is pretty high especially for patent decisions. The patent in question is not mentioned by TheStar but it does have to do with BlackBerry Enterprise Software. Mformation claims it told RIM about the technology in licensing talks and then RIM used it without licensing it.
Here is what RIM had to say in their press release:
I am sure we will be hearing more about this come Monday. Thanks RedNightHawk for the heads up!
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Posted by Ronen Halevy for ©BerryReview, July 14, 2012, 11:46 pm. | RIM Stuck With $147.2 Million Patent Verdict to Mformation | Leave a comment |
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