Acacia Prevails Over Yahoo in Patent Infringement Lawsuit; Awarded $12.4M

Submitted by patentadmin on Thu, 02/03/2011 - 09:15

February 3, 2010 - Acacia Research Corp.'s subsidiary, Creative Internet Advertising Group, received a $12.4 million judgment stemming from a May 2009 trial verdict in the company's patent lawsuit against Yahoo Inc.

A jury in the Eastern District of Texas found that Yahoo's messenger infringes one of Acacia's patents.