$64M Verdict Against Cisco Stands In Commil IP Case

Law360, New York (May 23, 2011, 1:19 PM EDT) -- A Texas judge on Friday declined to disturb a jury's $63.8 million infringement verdict against Cisco Systems Inc. in a case brought by Commil USA LLC over a wireless networking patent.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Charles Everingham IV denied Cisco's motions for judgment as a matter of law on infringement and damages and entered final judgment in the case, setting the stage for Cisco to appeal.

"Having carefully considered Cisco’s arguments, the court finds that the jury had a legally sufficient evidentiary basis for finding that Cisco...
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