• Tue. Nov 29th, 2022

The jury of Del. says Shopify owes $40 million for website IP breach

BySamuel M. Craig

Sep 1, 2022
By Dani Kass (September 1, 2022, 7:59 PM EDT) – A federal jury in Delaware has found that Shopify Inc. should pay $40 million for infringing patents for website generation owned by Express Mobile Inc.

Following a five-day trial before U.S. District Judge Richard G. Andrews, the jury found on Wednesday that Shopify — which hosts a personalized online store platform — infringed every asserted claim of three Express patents. Mobile and that none of these claims were invalid. The jury then said that Express Mobile should receive a lump sum of $40 million, rather than a running royalty.

The verdict comes in the context of litigation launched by Shopify in Canada in March 2019, hoping for a declaratory judgment…

Stay one step ahead

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You need to know what’s going on with customers, competitors, practice areas and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to stay an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data in articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of lawsuits, etc.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, motions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and more!