The waiver aims to accelerate the completion of the procedure. Then, Oracle wants to go to appeal. Google may require compensation for his legal and attorney fees now Oracle.
Oracle waive compensation in the lawsuit with Google about the allegedly illegal use of Java in Android. The company has the search giant urged, statutory compensation in the amount of 0 $ to pay. Code of the range check method that you want to have copied Google refers to the nine rows.
However, Oracle prepares an appeal. The waiver of damages to speed up the conclusion of first instance proceedings. Compensation is however again for discussion, should receive a judgment in his favor Oracle in the second instance.
Earlier this week, two more open questions have been clarified during a 25-minute hearing. Google now has 14 days to apply for taking over his expenses by Oracle. It is unclear whether Google will require the reimbursement of his legal fees.
Also achieved an agreement to pay the lawyers from Oracle and Google, which have determined the value of the damages phase of the process. The Court itself had hired counsel own, neutral, free of charge created his analysis.
Judge William Alsup also conceded that he did not know when he will see again all process participants. Oracle’s Chief Attorney Michael Jacobs of the law firm of Morrison and Foerster replied that he hoped after the appointment.
End of may Alsup ruled that Oracle’s 37 Java APIs not the copyrighted. Previously, the jury had found that Google Oracle’s not infringed patents. Since neither was a breach of copyright against property rights, was cancelled the third part of the procedure which should serve the determination of damages.
Oracle had sued Google in 2010. It called for damages some hundreds of millions or even billions of dollars in the meantime. Already during the proceedings, judge Alsup however hinted that Oracle must get nothing or to be satisfied with a statutory damages. Which is limited in the United States to $150,000.