TITLE

Stay of injunction lets Vonage live

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
CED;Jun2007, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the decision of the U.S. appeals court to allow Vonage Network Inc. to conduct its usual business, including the provision of Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) service and signing up of new customers. It was stated that Vonage lost a patent infringement case against Verizon Corp. As a penalty for losing the case, the District Court in Alexandria, Virginia enjoined Vonage from signing up new customer until the company's appeal could be heard.
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25396473

 

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