The fight over 'Buy it Now'
In 2001, MercExchange alleged that eBay's "Buy It Now" feature, which allows users to purchase items without going through the bidding process -- infringed on three of its patents.
The parties settled in 2008 when eBay agreed to purchase the patents in question.
August 22, 2012 12:02 PM PDT
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| Caption by: Greg Sandoval
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