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Vringo Wins Lawsuits Against Google, AOL; Microsoft is Next


Vringo, a company engaged in the innovation, development and monetization of mobile technologies and intellectual property, owns over 500 patent applications and patents covering mobile technology, search and telecom infrastructure - some of which they've developed on their own, some of which they've purchased.

They're also pretty protective of those patents, as evinced by their recent legal history. Vringo has sued - successfully, mind you - major names like Google, Target, Gannett and AOL, and a new report by Search Engine Land indicates that Microsoft is next.

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Yahoo Suing Facebook Over 10 Patents

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If you are a company that recently filed for a $100 billion IPO, the last thing you want on your hands is a lawsuit. Unfortunately, that is exactly what Facebook is now faced with, and the plaintiff in this case is not some small internet start-up company looking to cash in on the success of Facebook, but rather Yahoo, one of the world's largest and most popular search engines.

Even worse for Zuckerberg and company is the fact that the Yahoo suing Facebook lawsuit that has been officially filed spans not one tech patent but, instead, ten tech patents.

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