Apple Must Pay $234M For Flouting WARF Patent, Judge Says

Law360, New York (October 26, 2015, 5:34 PM EDT) -- A Wisconsin federal judge on Monday upheld a jury's finding that Apple must pay the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation $234.2 million for infringing its computer processor patent, saying the verdict was sufficiently grounded in evidence.

The jury found earlier this month that Apple's iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini had infringed WARF's patent that covers a predictor circuit. (Credit: AP) U.S. District Judge William M. Conley denied post-trial motions by Apple Inc. for judgment as a matter of law on liability and damages, as well as similar motions by WARF, letting stand the jury's verdict in both...

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