Patent Co. Seeks Kleiner Perkins’ Intel On Google, AOL

Law360, New York (October 31, 2011, 2:47 PM EDT) -- A patent holding company suing Google Inc. and AOL LLC over Internet search technology asked a California federal court on Friday to force venture capital giant Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers to disclose sensitive details about its investments in those companies.

As an early investor in both Internet superstars — Kleiner Perkins backed AOL in 1987 and Google in 1999  — the firm might have information about its patent protections, including those at issue in Software Rights Archive LLC's suit, which also targets Yahoo Inc. and...
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