Intel Can't Escape N-Data Indirect Infringement Claims

Law360, New York (March 19, 2010, 5:22 PM EDT) -- The federal judge overseeing Intel Corp.'s bid to invalidate four Negotiated Data Solutions LLC network data transmission patents has concluded that while Intel is licensed to use the patents-in-suit, the licenses may not protect Intel against all acts of indirect infringement.

Magistrate Judge Charles Everingham of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas on Thursday denied N-Data's bid for summary judgment of nonlicense, while granting Intel's motion for summary judgment of noninfringement related to only third-party sales that incorporate Intel products.

The judge...
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