Unwired Planet Adds LG to German Litigation
DUBLIN -- May 9, 2014
Unwired Planet, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Unwired
Planet International Ltd., a company organized under the laws of the Republic
of Ireland, has added LG to the litigation filed in the Landgericht (District
Court), Dusseldorf, Germany, initially announced on March 10, 2014.
The lawsuit, originally asserted against Samsung, Google, Huawei, and HTC,
involves a total of six German patents covering technologies fundamental to
wireless communications found in mobile devices and network equipment,
including the use of 2G/3G/4G telecommunication standards and push
notification technology underpinning the Android ecosystem.
The addition of LG to the list of asserted companies is not expected to
adversely impact Unwired Planet’s litigation fee structure.
About Unwired Planet
Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPIP) is the inventor of the Mobile Internet and
a premier intellectual property company focused exclusively on the mobile
industry. The company's patent portfolio of over 2,500 issued and pending US
and foreign patents, includes technologies that allow mobile devices to
connect to the Internet and enable mobile communications. The portfolio spans
2G, 3G, and 4G technologies, as well as cloud-based mobile applications and
services. Unwired Planet's portfolio includes patents related to key mobile
technologies, including baseband mobile communications, mobile browsers,
mobile advertising, push notification technology, maps and location based
services, mobile application stores, social networking, mobile gaming, and
mobile search. Unwired Planet is headquartered in Reno, Nevada. References in
this release to Unwired Planet may be to Unwired Planet, Inc. or its
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activities and expectations regarding enhancing shareholder value are
forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities
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June 30, 2013. These documents are available at www.sec.gov or from Unwired
Planet's website at www.unwiredplanet.com.
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