Groklaw: JPEG Patent Claim Surrendered!
Nov 03, 2006, 14:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Here you go, straight from the Public Patent Foundation's press
release: Forgent Networks has stopped asserting its patent against
JPEG, has dropped all its pending cases that were asserting the
patent, and says that it won't file any other infringement claims
based on the patent. You'll recall that PubPat challenged the
patent last year and the USPTO reexamination led to rejection of
the broadest claims.
"On its website page on the Forgent Networks JPEG Related
Patent, PubPat provides the history..."