Google v. Oracle: Silicon Valley Braces for "Lawsuit of the Decade" as Google Petitions for Cert to decide API Copyrightability
By Aaron Ward - Edited by Jack GoldbrennerPosted on March 13, 2019 Petition for Writ of Certiorari, Google LLC v. Oracle America, Inc., 886 F.3d 1179 (Fed. Cir. 2018), No.18-956. Petition hosted by Reuters. In January of 2019, Google petitioned for certiorari in Google LLC v Oracle America, Inc. The case concerned a copyright infringement claim filed by Oracle against Google for use of the Java API in Android smartphones. Oracle seeks damages that could...