SAP Asks Supreme Court To Weigh In On $391M Patent Row

Law360, Los Angeles (December 20, 2013, 6:18 PM EST) -- SAP America Inc. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Federal Circuit decision that affirmed a jury’s patent infringement verdict and $391 million damages award for Versata Software Inc., arguing that SAP successfully invalidated the patent claims at issue.

In a Dec. 12 petition for certiorari, SAP urged the high court to revisit the Federal Circuit’s upholding of Versata's win. In May, the appeals court agreed that SAP infringed a Versata patent for a way of organizing pricing data, rejecting SAP’s arguments that its...
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