patent infringement

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Noun1.patent infringement - violation of the rights secured by a patent
infringement, violation - an act that disregards an agreement or a right; "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"
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Effectively managing a patent infringement lawsuit while minimizing potential risks has always been one of the most frustrating ordeal faced by companies all around the globe.
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patent law treats those found liable for patent infringement.
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s patent infringement victory, proving damages and willful infringement that has led to a doubling of Norco's proved damages plus attorney fees.
Sisvel has filed claims of patent infringement against SanDisk in litigation in The Netherlands, Germany, and the United Kingdom claiming that SanDisk 's MP3 players infringe patents that Sisvel license and seeking an injunction and damages.
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from a multi-million dollar patent infringement verdict entered in favor of Liquid Dynamics in November 2004, following a jury trial in Chicago.