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Akamai Loss to Limelight to Be Reheard by U.S. Appeals Court

Akamai Technologies Inc. persuaded a U.S. appeals court to reconsider whether Limelight Networks Inc. infringed a patent over software that speeds delivery of Web videos.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit said in December Limelight didn’t infringe the patent. In an order posted on the court’s website today, the Federal Circuit said the dispute will be considered by all of the court’s active judges.