Gemalto NV sued Google Inc. and phonemakers HTC Corp. , Motorola Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd ., claiming the Android mobile-phone operating system used its technology without permission.
General Electric Co. didn’t infringe a patent owned by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. over a way to control the angle of wind-turbine blades to reduce wear and tear, a federal judge said.
Apple Inc. agreed to drop Samsung Electronics Co.’s Galaxy S III Mini from a patent-infringement lawsuit against the South Korea-based company, according to court records.
Bank of New York Mellon Corp., the world’s largest custody bank, is in early stage talks with federal prosecutors to settle accusations the bank overcharged customers for foreign-exchange trading, according to a person briefed on the discussions.
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Apple Inc.’s mobile-phone rival, has applied for a patent on a wearable device it characterized as a bangle.