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Grand Theft Auto parent company sues BBC over upcoming docu-drama

It wouldn't be a Grand Theft Auto-related movie without some controversy, but the BBC's upcoming dramatic, 90-minute retelling of the series' genesis has come under...

Rockstar litigation, a high-water mark in patent wastefulness, is over

In 2011, a group of five companies spent the remarkable sum of $4.5 billion to purchase thousands of patents from Nortel, a bankrupt Canadian telecom. Microsoft, Apple,...

Google and Rockstar wind down their year-long patent war

The high-profile patent lawsuit between Google and the "Rockstar Consortium" is drawing to a close. Google has signed a "term sheet" with Rockstar which will...

Cisco expects to pay $188M to Rockstar, the Apple-owned patent licensor

Cisco is preparing to dole out a serious chunk of cash to settle its patent lawsuit with Rockstar, a patent-holding company created out of the ashes...

Google finally wrests Rockstar patent suit out of East Texas

It's final: the Rockstar patent case will be heard in a court near Google's headquarters in Northern California....

Lindsay Lohan sues makers of GTA V over look-alike complaints

Lindsay Lohan. FOX via IMDB Actress Lindsay Lohan has complained since December that some elements...

Google wins a game of “Escape from East Texas,” linking Rockstar...

Ken Lund / flickr A federal judge issued an order today decreeing that Google's court...

Cisco moves to fend off Rockstar patent assault on its customers

fsse8info Rockstar Consortium is a large patent-holding company co-owned by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson, and Sony. Those...

Cable companies open new front in “Rockstar” patent war

The Rockstar Consortium was formed in 2011 by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson, and Sony to buy $4.5 billion worth of patents from Nortel,...

Google files counter-suit against Rockstar, seeking to avoid East Texas

Rockstar Consortium, a patent-holding company formed from the bankrupt Canadian telecom company Nortel, sued Google and manufacturers of Android phones over patents almost...

The Rockstar patent attack on Google and Co.: Four takeaways

Microsoft watchers should pay close attention to what's happening with the latest spate of lawsuits filed by Rockstar against Google and Android handset makers.Here's...