Dell Pulled Into Tablet PC Patent Rift

Law360, New York (December 6, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Dell Inc. has become embroiled in a patent dispute over tablet personal computers as the seller of the allegedly infringing products.

Typhoon Touch Technologies Inc. and Nova Mobility Systems Inc. filed a suit on Wednesday in a Texas federal court against Dell and Motion Computing Inc. for allegedly infringing two patents for portable touch-screen computers.

Carson City, Nev.-based Typhoon is the owner by assignment of the patents and Nova is the exclusive licensee. The suit claims infringement through a variety of Motion Computing's products, including the...
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