Apple Beats Wi-LAN At Wireless Patent Trial

Law360, New York (October 23, 2013, 7:27 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal jury said Wednesday that Apple Inc. did not infringe wireless communication patents held by Wi-LAN Inc., handing the technology giant a huge win in a patent dispute that had also ensnared others such as HTC Corp. and Hewlett-Packard Co.

After a one-week trial, the jury further held that Wi-LAN’s patent claims were invalid and awarded the technology licensing company absolutely nothing as compensation for Apple’s alleged infringement in Wi-LAN’s 2011 suit, which initially sought $248 million from Apple for alleged violations of Wi-LAN's...
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