Microsoft Takes $300M Loss In I4i Suit To High Court

Law360, New York (August 30, 2010, 6:33 PM EDT) -- Microsoft Corp. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take on a ruling that its flagship word-processing software infringes an i4i LP patent for document-formatting technology, hoping to escape a $290 million judgment and a permanent injunction.

The technology behemoth filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court on Friday, after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in April denied a motion for an en banc rehearing of the case, pushing aside the defendant's complaints that the lower court had...
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