Jury Issues Mixed Verdict In Emulex, Broadcom IP Suit

Law360, New York (October 13, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT) -- Emulex Corp. said Thursday that it had been found partially liable for infringement in a dispute with Broadcom Corp. over patents for high-speed broadband technology, but that the jury deadlocked on four of the six patents-in-suit.

A California federal jury awarded Broadcom $388,000 in damages for Emulex's infringement of one patent after rendering an advisory verdict upholding the validity of the patent, which the court previously determined Emulex had infringed, according to Emulex. The penalty was a fraction of the $5 million that Broadcom had asked...
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