Hearing Date Set in ParkerVision's Patent Infringement Case Against Qualcomm and Apple
Markman Claim Construction Hearing and Technology Tutorial to be Held on August 31, 2018
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 22, 2018 -- ParkerVision, Inc.(Nasdaq:PRKR) ("ParkerVision"), a developer and marketer of technologies and products for wireless applications, announced today that the claim construction hearing, known as a Markman hearing, will be held on Friday, August 31, 2018, in ParkerVision's patent infringement suit against Qualcomm and Apple (Case No. 3:15-cv-1477) in Federal Court in the Middle District of Florida. The Court also scheduled a technology tutorial immediately preceding the Markman hearing and has set aside the full day for the proceedings. The proceedings will take place at the Bryan Simpson United States Courthouse in Jacksonville, Florida.
"We are pleased that a date is now set to allow this case to get underway in earnest," said ParkerVision CEO Jeffrey Parker. "The Markman decision in a patent infringement case is an important bellwether for how an infringement case will ultimately proceed, and we look forward to presenting our arguments to the Court."
ParkerVision, Inc. designs, develops and markets its proprietary radio-frequency (RF) technologies, which enable advanced wireless solutions for current and next generation communications networks. ParkerVision also develops and markets a family of products under the Milo brand that leverages existing WiFi infrastructure to create more optimal WiFi configuration and superior coverage for small businesses and consumers. For more information please visit www.parkervision.com and www.milowifi.com.
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