Judge Tosses $1.52 Billion MP3 Patent Infringement Verdict Against…

The dubious $1.52 billion judgment delivered against Microsoft for infringing on Alcatel-Lucent's MP3 patents back in February was set aside by a federal judge. In a 43-page judgment that would probably take longer to read than The Deathly Hallows, Judge Rudi Brewster said that "the jury's verdict of infringement was… » 8/07/07 9:40am 8/07/07 9:40am