November 11, 2007 3:35 AM PST

Northeastern sues Google over search patent

Search giant faces a federal patent infringement lawsuit by Northeastern University over technology used in its core Web search system.

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Yeah right
<quote>"The plaintiffs are looking to be paid for their intellectual property, not put Google out of business."</quote>

So if the plaintiff gets 50 billion, then Google will still remain in business given that they have much more than that.

Nice.
Posted by t8 (3716 comments )
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Another thing.
Why not just sell the paten to google in the first place. They patented a year before google was made. To me it just sounds like a case of a couple of scientist that want some money.
Posted by Techno mixer (2 comments )
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search for
lawyers at the bottom of teh sea
Posted by gggg sssss (2285 comments )
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