Google, Samsung Sued Over Nortel Search-Engine Patents

Law360, Los Angeles (October 31, 2013, 8:59 PM EDT) -- Rockstar Consortium LP — a patent-licensing group backed by tech giants including Apple Inc. and Microsoft Inc. — sued Google Inc. and seven other companies in Texas federal court on Thursday, accusing them of infringing search-engine patents Rockstar bought for $4.5 billion.

Rockstar claims Google is infringing seven of its patents with its search-engine technology. The consortium says that Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Asustek Computer Inc., HTC Corp., Huawei Investment & Holding Co. Ltd., LG Electronics Inc., Pantech Co. Ltd. and ZTE Corp. are infringing seven...
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Rockstar Consortium US LP et al v. Google Inc


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2:13-cv-00893

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Texas Eastern

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Patent

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Rodney Gilstrap

Date Filed

October 31, 2013

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