The latest on Uniloc vs Microsoft
In case you have lost track of where the case between Uniloc and Microsoft is at these days here is the latest:
- We won the appeal that reversed the judges decision to ignore the Jury's $388 million win in 2009.
- But the appeal judges made us go back to court to review the settlement amount.
- Uniloc tried to have the appeal judges consider just letting us go with the original $388 but they were persistent. Note this does not mean a LOWER figure... just a figure based on a calculation that does not use the 25% rule... a bit confusing.
- Uniloc is waiting to hear when it will have a court date to go after a damages amount, but this time we do it with the courts ruling that Microsoft IS GUILTY.
So there it is... that's the latest
Note: The 25% rule has been used a lot to determine what percentage of the product should be paid in damages if someone uses a patented technology illegally.