Patent Woes Find RIM's Blackberry Once Again

Law360 (May 1, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A new round of intellectual property trouble is brewing for Blackberry maker Research In Motion Ltd. after rival Visto Corp. filed a federal patent infringement lawsuit against the company Friday. This time, however, the plaintiff is seeking nothing less than complete removal of the wireless e-mail devices from the U.S. market.

The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, comes on the heels of RIM’s $613 million settlement with patent-holding company NTP Inc., which prevailed over the Canadian company in...
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