Google Adsense Suit Dismissed So Patent Holder Can Appeal

Law360, Los Angeles (April 18, 2013, 10:31 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Thursday dismissed Suffolk Technologies LLC's suit alleging Google Inc.'s Google Adsense advertising placement technology infringed one of its patents, after Suffolk asked him to make a final dismissal ruling so it could file an appeal over previously tossed claims.

Two days earlier, U.S. District Judge T. S. Ellis III had dismissed several of Suffolk's claims over its U.S. Patent Number 6,081,835, ruling that Google had proved the claims were anticipated by a newsgroup post published in 1995. On Thursday, Suffolk said that rather...
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