Judge Lets Verdict Stand In Ameranth Patent Suit

Law360, New York (May 26, 2011, 5:29 PM EDT) -- Ameranth Inc.'s attempt to overturn a jury verdict that Menusoft Systems Corp. didn't infringe its patents for restaurant point-of-sale technology failed Thursday when a Texas federal judge denied its motion for a new trial or judgment as a matter of law.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Charles Everingham IV found no reason to disturb the jury's September verdict that Ameranth's three patents — which cover ways to synchronize point-of-sale information over fixed and wireless networks and allow for handheld devices that give waiters more flexibility in entering diners'...
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