$21M Damages, No New Trial For Nintendo: Judge

Law360, New York (June 27, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal court on Thursday dismissed Nintendo Inc.'s request to reduce a $21 million payment for damages in a patent suit over controllers for its popular GameCube and Wii video gaming systems.

District Judge Ron Clark of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas denied Nintendo's claim that the payment to Anascape Ltd., an invention and license-holding company, was excessive, for damages related to patent infringement of Nintendo's WaveBird and Gamecube controllers for the GameCube and Wii Classic controller for the Wii....
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