Yahoo, Facebook Extend Settlement Talks In Patent Suit

Law360, New York (June 20, 2012, 7:27 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday granted an extension of time in the patent lawsuit between Yahoo Inc. and Facebook Inc. so settlement talks could continue between the two Internet giants.

Following an indication by Yahoo lawyer Kevin A. Smith of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP on Tuesday that the parties might be close to an agreement to nix the suit, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey S. White pushed the due dates for multiple court filings and one hearing back by two weeks.

“The parties are...
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Case Information

Case Title

Yahoo! Inc. v. Facebook, Inc.

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California Northern

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Jeffrey S. White

Date Filed

March 11, 2012

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