Feeds

RIM defeats InPro - again

One less lawsuit in motion, apparently

The Power of One Brief: Top reasons to choose HP BladeSystem

Research in Motion (RIM) appeared to have one less lawsuit in motion today after the English High Court effectively chucked out a patent infringement action brought against the Blackberry maker by Luxembourg-based intellectual property holding company InPro.

The move comes a week after Germany's Federal Patent Court declared the patent claims behind InPro's allegations of misuse to be invalid. InPro registered European Patent EP 0892947B1 in both Germany and the UK, and in 2003 filed lawsuits against RIM in both countries.

Like its German counterpart, the English High Court's Chancery Division, which presides over patent cases, ruled that all patent claims in InPro's UK patent - designated under European Patent EP 0892947B1 - are invalid.

InPro may yet appeal against the ruling, in the UK as well as in Germany. ®

Application security programs and practises

Whitepapers

Designing a Defense for Mobile Applications
Learn about the various considerations for defending mobile applications - from the application architecture itself to the myriad testing technologies.
Implementing global e-invoicing with guaranteed legal certainty
Explaining the role local tax compliance plays in successful supply chain management and e-business and how leading global brands are addressing this.
Top 8 considerations to enable and simplify mobility
In this whitepaper learn how to successfully add mobile capabilities simply and cost effectively.
Seven Steps to Software Security
Seven practical steps you can begin to take today to secure your applications and prevent the damages a successful cyber-attack can cause.
Boost IT visibility and business value
How building a great service catalog relieves pressure points and demonstrates the value of IT service management.