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Breaking Down The Appeals In $1B VirnetX-Apple Patent War

Law360 (April 17, 2018, 10:14 PM EDT) -- The nearly $1 billion won by VirnetX in patent trials against Apple Inc. exists under a cloud since the Patent Trial and Appeal Board has found the patents invalid. With appeals pending from the board's decisions and one of the trials, here's a look at VirnetX's arguments that the patents shouldn't have been reviewed, and Apple's efforts to flip the verdict.

An Eastern District of Texas jury found last week that Apple willfully infringed four VirnetX network security patents and awarded $502.6 million in damages. That award...
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Case Title

VirnetX Inc. v. The Mangrove Partners


Case Number

17-1368

Court

Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

December 16, 2016


Case Title

VirnetX Inc. v. Apple Inc.


Case Number

17-1591

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Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

February 7, 2017


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VirnetX Inc. v. Cisco Systems, Inc.


Case Number

18-1197

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Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

November 17, 2017

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