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U.S. Judge Says Motorola Mobility Can't Use FRAND Patents for Injunction Against Microsoft

U.S. Judge Says Motorola Mobility Can't Use FRAND Patents for Injunction Against Microsoft

Brandon Russell

After weeks of hearings between Motorola Mobility and Microsoft over standard essential patents, a Seattle judge has ruled that no injunction is necessary seeing as both sides have already agreed to a licensing agreement. The two have tangoed over how much a patent holder, in this case Motorola, can charge when it’s considered part of an industry standard. Microsoft complained that...