Federal Circuit Affirms: Facebook Not Liable For Patent Infringement

(February 29, 2016, 9:51 AM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Virginia federal judge did not err in confirming a jury’s verdict of patent noninfringement in favor of defendant Facebook Inc., the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals concluded Feb. 25 (Rembrandt Social Media L.P. v. Facebook Inc., No. 14-1812, Fed. Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 3287).

(Decision available. Document #16-160307-017Z.)

The appellate panel of Circuit Judges Sharon Prost, Timothy B. Dyk and Richard G. Taranto found that the court need not reach Facebook’s assertions that U.S. patent Nos. 6,415,316 and 6,289,362 are...
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