ITC Lets Google Intervene In Music-Sharing Patent Probe

Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 4:10 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission has let stand a judge's decision to allow Google Inc. to intervene in an investigation Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and other electronics and smartphone makers face over alleged infringement of media-sharing patents, according to a notice published Friday in the Federal Register.

The commission decided against reviewing ITC Administrative Law Judge David Shaw's decision granting Google intervenor status to stand, enabling the search giant to get involved in a suit that contends some of the accused devices infringe because of the...
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