Cisco Rival Seeks Up To $555M As Security IP Trial Wraps

Law360 (June 25, 2020, 6:37 PM EDT) -- Centripetal Networks sought up to $555 million at the close of a bench trial Thursday over damages for Cisco's alleged infringement of its patented network security technology, telling a Virginia federal judge that if infringement is found, Cisco should pay ongoing royalties or be barred from using the technology altogether.

During a trial held via Zoom, Centripetal's counsel, Paul J. Andre of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, told U.S. District Judge Henry Coke Morgan Jr. that his client is entitled to between 8% and 10% of Cisco Systems' switches and routers product sales, which are between $444 million and $555...

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