US jury orders Meta to pay US$174.5 million for violating patents
Updated 8 months ago ·
Published on 22 Sep 2022 9:50AM ·
A UNITED States jury yesterday ordered Meta to pay US$174.5 million for violating live-streaming patents developed by a US army veteran seeking to fix shortcomings in battlefield communications.
A trial in Texas federal court ended with jurors deciding that “live” features at Facebook and Instagram used technology patented by Voxer, a company co-founded by Tom Katis, legal documents showed.
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