Microsoft Ordered to Pay Uniloc $388 Million for Patent Infringement

In a patent infringement lawsuit filed in 2003 by Uniloc against Microsoft for infringing upon an anti-piracy software patent, a jury has awarded Uniloc $388 million. As expected, Microsoft plans to appeal.  Uniloc USA, Inc. v. Microsoft Corporation (U.S. District Court, District for Rhode Island – C.A. No. 03-440 S.).