Microsoft ordered to pay Alcatel-Lucent $1.52B for infringement

Feb 23, 2007
Microsoft ordered to pay Alcatel-Lucent $1.52B for infringement
Microsoft Corp. must pay $1.52 billion in damages to telecommunications equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent SA for violating two patents related to digital music, a federal jury ruled. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

(AP) -- Microsoft Corp. must pay $1.52 billion in damages to telecommunications equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent SA for violating two patents related to digital music, a federal jury ruled Thursday.



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