Microsoft Denied Willfulness Rehearing In I4i Patent Suit

Law360, New York (March 10, 2010, 7:24 PM EST) -- In a suit brought by i4i LP over a document formatting patent, a federal appeals court has denied Microsoft Corp.'s bid for a rehearing on the issue of willful infringement, which contributed about $40 million in enhanced damages to a landmark $290 million award to the plaintiff.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Wednesday granted Microsoft's motion for a panel rehearing only insofar as to edit the appeals court's Dec. 22 ruling to reflect that the technology giant did in fact challenge...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.