Jury Finds Netgear, D-Link Infringed Ericsson Router Patents

Law360, Los Angeles (June 13, 2013, 10:38 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal jury Thursday found that D-Link Systems Inc., Netgear Inc., Belkin International Inc. and four others infringed three patents protecting Internet routers and other wireless communications systems held by Ericsson Inc., noting appropriate damages for each defendant ranging from $425,000 to $3.6 million.

The Swedish telecommunications giant accused several technology companies of violating nine patents through the sale of wireless router components and other products dealing with wireless compliance in September 2010. The plaintiff asserted the patents cover a broad array of technology, including...
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