Jury Says BlackBerry Didn’t Infringe NXP Circuit Patents


Sarah Chapin Columbia, Russell Hayman, Jon Dean, Julian Andre and Jeffrey Gargano were the McDermott lawyers on the team that successfully defended BlackBerry Ltd. against a Dutch semiconductor manufacturer’s allegations of patent infringement involving wireless communication circuitry. A Florida federal jury found that BlackBerry did not infringe the patents and that the patents asserted against BlackBerry were invalid.