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WiFi Patent Suit Disconnected

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Cisco Systems, Sprint Spectrum, HTC, U.S. Cellular and Motorola won dismissal of a wireless technology patent infringement suit Tuesday when a federal judge ruled the companies just don’t do what the suit alleged. U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar said the…

Google, You’ve Got Mail

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A federal judge handed Google a major victory Tuesday by refusing to certify as class actions a group of privacy claims accusing Google’s ubiquitous Gmail of violation of wiretap laws. The decision by U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh serves as…