In Apple FaceTime Patent Retrial, Texas Jury Awards VirnetX $625 Million

Mealey's (February 4, 2016, 12:25 PM EST) -- TYLER, Texas — A Texas federal jury on Feb. 3 found that Apple Inc. infringed four patents with its FaceTime and VPN OnDemand features, awarding more than $625 million to tech firm VirnetX in the case’s second jury trial (VirnetX Inc. v. Apple Inc., No. 6:12-cv-00855, E.D. Texas).

(Verdict available. Document #24-160218-015V.)

The verdict dwarfs a 2012 verdict of $368 million in VirnetX’s favor, which was later vacated by the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

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