Oracle rejects Google offer for Android licensing

Thursday 29 March 2012 | 15:06 CET | News
Oracle has rejected an offer from Google to share revenues from Android devices in order to settle patent infringement allegations. Google proposed to pay Oracle a percentage of Android revenue if Oracle could prove Android infringed its Java patents at an upcoming trial, but Oracle rebuffed the offer as too low, according to a court filing reported by Reuters. Oracle sued Google in 2010, and the trial is set to start 16 April in San Francisco. The judge asked both companies to come up with ways to streamline the trial, which is expected to last about eight weeks. In response, Google offered

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