Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday November 05, 2012

Google Says Apple Patent Lawsuit Dismissed

According to Reuters, a federal judge has has thrown out Apple's lawsuit against Google. Although Apple couldn't be reached for comment, the company will no doubt appeal.

Apple had been set to square off against Motorola on Monday in a trial in U.S. District Court in Madison, Wisconsin, involving Google's use of the library of patents it acquired along with Motorola for $12.5 billion in May. "We're pleased that the court has dismissed Apple's lawsuit with prejudice," a Google spokeswoman said in an emailed statement on Monday.