Google will no doubt come up with slick iterations of Motorola's hot Droid Razr mobile phone. And it may someday use the Motorola brand to launch a new tablet.
But make no mistake, Google is picking up Motorola to get its hands on the company's vast patent portfolio.
So says Allen Lo, Google's new deputy general counsel. Lo, who oversees Google's patent law group, joined the Web giant in January from Juniper Networks, where he was associate counsel. Prior to that, Lo was in private practice as an intellectual property lawyer, and he worked for three … Read more