Elan

  • Apple to pay $5 mn in patent settlement: Taiwan's Elan January 5, 2012

    Taipei: Elan Microelectronics Corp, a Taiwanese touch design company, said on Thursday that Apple Inc will pay $5 million as part of a settlement in a patent infringement case. The statement said the two companies would also exchange authorisations to use each other's patents. In 2009, Elan sued Apple in the United...
  • US ITC judge rules for Apple in fight with Elan April 30, 2011

    Washington: Apple Inc won the first round in a patent fight with Elan Microelectronics Corp over touchpad technology, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) said on Friday. Judge Paul Luckern said in his initial decision there was no violation of the Elan patent. The full International Trade Commission must now rule...