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“Google's use of the Java API packages was not fair,” appeals court rules

8 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / Signage stands at the Oracle Corp. headquarters campus in Redwood City, California, on March 14, 2016. (credit: Michael Short/Bloomberg via Getty Images )
The case of Oracle v. Google is Silicon Valley's lawsuit that will seemingly never die.
On Tuesday, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled in favor of Oracle, finding that Google may owe billions in damages. Nearly 7.5 years after the original lawsuit was filed, the case will now be sent back down to federal court in San Francisco to figure out how much Google should pay.
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Oracle wins appeal as Google possibly liable for billions over Java usage in Android

Oracle wins appeal as Google possibly liable for billions over Java usage in Android

8 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Back in 2016, it seemed that the long-running Oracle vs. Google trial over the use of Java in Android was coming to a close. Google won a resounding victory with jurors ruling that the Android usage was fair use. Unsurprisingly, Oracle appealed and today won that decision, with wide-ranging applications for the tech industry.
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