Evolutionary Intelligence's Apple Patent Suit On Ice For Now

Law360, San Francisco (January 9, 2014, 1:56 PM EST) -- A California federal judge partially halted patent holder Evolutionary Intelligence LLC's infringement suit against Apple Inc. on Thursday while the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reviews Evolutionary's asserted data processing patents, saying the review could “change the landscape” of the case targeting the iPhone and iPad.

U.S. District Court Judge William Alsup said he would allow the parties to finish filing their infringement and invalidity contentions against each other, but otherwise granted Apple's motion to stay the case. Apple is asking the USPTO to review Evolutionary's U.S. Patent...
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