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Zadara Storage Gets Patent Award

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Patent for its technology. The company said that it received US Patent 8,819,230 for a Virtual Private Storage Array service for cloud servers. The company was represented by Patent Law Group LLP in the patent filing. zadara cloud storage enterprise patent intellectual property legal uspto READ MORE>>.

Jacobs Buys Technology, Patents From Bayer AG

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Pasadena-based Jacobs Engineering Group said this morning that it has acquired the patent rights to a process for removing sulfuric acid from gases from Bayer AG. jacobs bayer sulfuric acid merger acquisition technology patent process chemicalsFinancial terms of the technology buy were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Covario Scores SEO Patent

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San Diego-based Covario , the search engine optimization and search engine marketing software firm headed by Russ Mann, revealed this week that it has secured its first patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The firm said the patent covers technology used in its SEO Audit Score System. The patent number is 7,877,392.

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Lytx Trumpets New Patents

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According to the company, the new patents and applications brings it to a total of 20 issued patents, and 32 patents pending.

Novatel Wireless Gets Wifi Hotspot Patent

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San Diego-based Novatel Wireless , the maker of the MiFi mobile hotspot products, reported this morning that it has gained a patent covering that product and its other products. Patent No. The patent filing shows that the patent was awarded to Slim S. patents and 58 filed U.S> patent applications.

NewEgg Wins Patent Suit

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Alcatel-Lucent had filed suit in Texas over three patents, and had been lining up settlements from e-commerce retailers of its patents.

RFaxis Gets Patents

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Irvine-based RFaxis , the semiconductor startup headed by Mike Neshat, reported Thursday that the firm has just received four patents for its technology. The firm said it now has had more than 30 patents filed for its architecture of its RF, front-end integrated circuits. The firm did not details the patents, however, the U.S.

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Verdezyne Gains Patent

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Carlsbad-based Verdezyne , the venture backed developer of biofuels technology, said today that it has been granted a United States Patent.

TeleSign Gets Patent

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Patent. Patent 7,945,034 for the technology behind its PhoneID verification technology. Inventors on TeleSign's patent were Schlomo Gonen, Jonathan Gonen, Alon Gonen, and Danny Rosen. The patent was originally filed in October of 2005. telesign phone multi factor authentication steve jillings patent legal

Caltech Sues Apple, Broadcom, Avago Over Wi-Fi Patents

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The patents owned by Caltech are U.S. Patent's 7,116,710, 7,421,032, 7,916,781 and 8,284,833. apple caltech patent infringement lawsuit wifi wireless 802.11n legal courts broadcom avagoPasadena-based Caltech has sued both Apple Computer and Broadcom over their use of technology used in Wi-Fi networking. READ MORE>>.

KFx Medical Gets $35M From Patent Infringement Suit

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San Diego-based KFx Medical said late Wednesday that it has received $35M in a payment, related to the company's patent infringement suite against Arthrex. The payment is related to a jury award which found that Arthrex had infringed upon a patent owned by KFx. medical patent legal intellectual property arthrex biotech lifescience

Masimo Sued Over Patent

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Irvine-based Masimo , the maker of pulse oximetry and other medical monitoring devices, has been sued for patent infringement by competitor Essential Medical Devices, Inc. According to a filing in the Delaware District Court Friday, Essential Medical Devices alleges that Masimo is infringing on a patent owned by the company.

NewEgg's Quest Against A Patent Troll

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Sonos Declares Patent Victory

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Santa Barbara-based Sonos , the developer of whole-home music streaming systems, has declared victory in a patent infringement suit, which had been filed against the firm in 2012. sonos patent infringement lawsuit whole home streaming musicThe case--filed by Black Hills Media--had been slated to go to trial in June. READ MORE>>.

Emulex Ordered To Pay Broadcom In Patent Trial

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Costa Mesa-based Emulex reported Thursday afternoon that it has been ordered to pay $387,922 to Irvine-based Broadcom , in a partial verdict in a patent infringement lawsuit. District Court for the Central District of California, which found that certain serial/deserializers used by Emulex infringed upon patents owned by Broadcom.

Ceres Gets Soybean Gene Patent

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patent, covering the company's genetic sequence derived from soybean, which is aimed at producing improved soybean varieties. The company says it now has approximately 85 issued patents and numerous patent applications. The new patent, U.S. Patent No. ‌in the patent filing. READ MORE>>.

Transphorm Gets Patents

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Goleta-based Transphorm , the developer of Gallium Nitride (GaN) power conversion technology, reports that it has scored two patents covering its technology. The first patent names James Honea and Yifeng Wu as inventors, and was initially filed in August of 2013. The second patent application was filed on May 3, 20`13.

RealD Drops Patent Lawsuit Against Volfoni, But Threatens More

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Los Angeles-based 3D movie projection technology developer RealD has dropped a patent infringement lawsuit it had filed against competitor Volfoni , however, is threatening to sue Volfoni if it ever tries to sell its products in the United States. patents at the heart of the lawsuit. READ MORE>>.

VIZIO Licenses Patents To Westinghouse Digital

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Irvine-based HDTV manufacturer VIZIO said this morning that it has licensed its digital TV patent portfolio to Westinghouse Digital LLC , a manufacturer of HDTVs, settling a patent dispute between the companies. vizio westinghouse digital television patent legalREAD MORE>>.

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Acacia Makes Patent Buy

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Acacia Research , the patent and licensing firm which aggressively licenses its portfolio of patents to technology companies, said Monday that it has acquired 7 medtech patent portfolios, comprising over 150 patents and pending applications. acacia patent legal merger acquisition portfolio lawsuitREAD MORE>>.

RPost Claims Patent Progress

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The firm claimed the granting of a motion for summary judgement in the US Federal Court in California will help it in its effort to convince the courts to prevent these companies from operating the services that infringe RPost patents. RPost claims it has 35 patents covering electronic signatures. RPost had sued the firms in 2011.

GenMark In Patent Deal With PerkinElmer

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GenMark said it has been granted a non-exclusive license to PerkinElmer's microfluidics patent portfolio. lifescience diagnostics molecular perkinelmer licensing patent genmarkFinancial terms of the deal were not disclosed. GenMark said the deal will provide it with "maximum flexibility" to expand its platform. READ MORE>>.

Celerus Diagnostics Gains Patents

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Carpinteria-based Celerus Diagnostics , which develops cancer diganostics equipment for pathologists, announced today that it has been issued three patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The firm said the patents cover key technology behind its Rapid IHC system for immunohistochemistry. Patent No. Patent No.

KFx Sues Arthrex For Patent Infringement, Again

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KFx Medical said its new patent infringement lawsuit comes as a direct response to another, lawsuit, filed by Arthrex earlier this year against KFx Medical, alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition, breach of contract and conspiracy. medical patent legal intellectual property arthrex biotech lifescience

Broadcom Wins Emulex Patent Lawsuit

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Emulex had not issued any statements about the patent suit as of early this morning. READ MORE>>.

Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. Gets New Patents

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patents, bringing its total patents to 15. Details on the new patents were not announced. the new patents cover everything from business scoring to ts verification and reputation products. The company says it now has over 60 domestic and international filed patent applications. READ MORE>>.

Newegg Wins Another Patent Suit, Launches Sale In Celebration

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Los Angeles-based online retailer Newegg said this morning that it has scored another win over what it called a "patent troll"--and has launched a 24-hour flash sale on its site in celebration. newegg patent infringement lawsuit legal flash saleNewegg's big celebration sale runs through the rest of today. READ MORE>>.

CalAmp Sells Patents

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has sold off a number of patents relating to the repossession of automobiles, according to buyer ProconGPS. calamp vehicle patent reposession locationOxnard-based CalAmp Corp. Financial details of the deal were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Powerwave Technologies Launches Patent Suit

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Santa Ana-based Powerwave Technologies , which develops wireless products, has launched a patent lawsuit against Microelectronics Technology, Inc. According to Powerwave, it filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, Southern Division, claiming that MTI is infringing on one of its patents.

Netlist Wins Round in Patent Battle With Inphi

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Irvine-based Netlist , a designer of memory subsystems, said this morning that it has scored a win over high speed semiconductor maker Inphi , after a court dismissed a patent infringement lawsuit against the company. Netlist said it would "continue to aggressively defend our patent rights" in the other case.

Acacia Targets Digital Imaging With Patent Buy

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Newport Beach-based Acacia Research , the patent licensing outfit which acquires and aggressively licenses patents, is eyeing the digital imaging market, saying this morning that one of its subsidiaries has acquired a number of patents originally issued to Polaroid. READ MORE>>.

Patent litigation can kill the small guy.

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When you think of patents, you think of added value to the corporation in the form of protection of its intellectual property. General Growth!

VIZIO Licenses Patents To ON Corporation

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Irvine-based VIZIO has licensed its portfolio of patents to ON Corporation , which sells digital televisions under the RCA brand, the company said Thursday. VIZIO had earlier licensed its patents to another, competing HDTV maker, Westinghouse Digital, but itself is being sued by MIT over another patent. District Court.

Novatel Wireless Named In WiLAN Patent Suit

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San Diego-based Novatel Wireless , the developer of wireless modems and related equipment, is one of the defendants in a patent suit filed yesterday by WiLAN Inc. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division, a favorite venue for patent lawsuits. novatel wireless wifi wilan patent legal

Amgen Resolves Patent Suit With Teva

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Thousand Oaks-based Amgen said Friday afternoon that it has resolved a patent litigation suite with Teva. and Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, prohibiting them from infringing on its patents for human g-CSF. amgen teva lifescience patent litigation infringement legalREAD MORE>>.

Western Digital, Rambus In Patent Licensing Deal

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Irvine-based Western Digital is in a patent licensing agreement with Sunnyvale-based Rambus , Rambus announced on Monday. Rambus aid the agreement covers its patented memory technologies, including high-speed interfaces, memory architectures, resistive memory and security technologies, for use in Western Digital's flash products through 2021.

Nimbus Data Trumpets Patent

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Aliso Viejo-based Nimbus Data , a developer of flash-based storage products for the cloud infrastructure market, said it has received a "new" patent for its deduplication technology. The company said it was granted patent 8,751,763, entitled "Low-overhead Deduplication within Block-based Data Storage". READ MORE>>.

Insights and Opinions: What Startups Need to Know About Patent Reform

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Congress recently passed some major changes to federal patent law. No industry will be untouched by patent reform. Continued.).

RealD Acquires MasterImage 3D

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RealD said the acquisition came as a result of "key legal victories" where RealD asserted its patents against MasterImage. RealD won a big patent lawsuit against MasterImage 3D in July of 2016. reald masterimage merger acquisition movie projection content hollywood technology patent legalREAD MORE>>.

VIZIO Licenses Technology From Dolby, Rovi

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Irvine-based consumer electronics maker VIZIO has renewed two patent and technology licensing deals it has with Dolby and Rovi Corporation. In the Rovi patent deal, Rovi said that Rovi and VIZIO had renewed a multi-year patent license to extend use of Rovi's patent portfolio in its products. READ MORE>>.