Jury Finds Marvell Owes CMU $1.17 Billion in Patent Case

The verdict comes amid a surge in patent litigation around the world, much of it conducted by rivals in the smartphone industry or by companies that buy up and enforce patents. Marvell, by contrast, was accused by a university of infringing patents related to disk drives used in personal computers, server systems and other products.

Jury Finds Marvell Owes $1.17 Billion in Patent Case