VirnetX’s $625M Win Among Largest Patent Awards In History

Law360, San Diego (February 3, 2016, 11:42 PM EST) -- Network security firm VirnetX scored a colossal win in its patent infringement case against Apple on Wednesday when a Texas federal jury issued a $625.6 million verdict against the tech giant, marking one of the biggest awards in a patent case ever to be handed down by a jury and signaling that the suit is far from over, sources told Law360.

A Texas jury found the FaceTime and iMessage features of Apple's latest operating systems for its iPhones, iPads and desktop computers infringed VirnetX's patents. (Credit: AP) In a unanimous decision, the Eastern District of Texas jury found that Apple Inc....

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