Microsoft Wins One In Clash With Alcatel-Lucent

Law360, New York (March 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Microsoft Corp. won a small victory in one of its ongoing patent disputes with Alcatel-Lucent on Wednesday when a San Diego district court judge granted the software company summary judgment against certain claims in the case.

The judge said that Microsoft had not infringed one of Alcatel-Lucent’s patents, U.S. Patent No. 4,763,356, for a “touch screen form entry system,” and that claims relating to that patent should be struck from the case.

Alcatel-Lucent originally sued Gateway Inc. and Dell Inc. over 12 different patents in 2003,...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.