April 12, 2019 / 12:55 AM / 2 months ago

AMD subsidiary wins reinstatement of computer graphics patents

A federal appeals court on Thursday revived three computer graphic patents held by a subsidiary of semiconductor company Advanced Micro Devices Inc that had been largely struck down by a U.S. patent appeals board, finding that the board had wrongly concluded the patents were obvious in light of prior art.

Circuit Judge Pauline Newman, writing for a unanimous three-judge panel, said that the inventors behind the patents, which are assigned to AMD subsidiary ATI Technologies ULC, had conceived of their inventions before the prior art.

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