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Apple wins court ruling throwing out $308.5 million patent verdict

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Gilstrap [the judge] said PMC employed a so-called "submarine" patent strategy, filing serial applications and then keeping its patent portfolio "hidden" until industry widely adopted the underlying technology.

He said PMC would demand licensing fees or allege infringement only after it believed infringement was widespread.
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