Judge: Apple, other smartphone makers can’t escape patent infringement claims from Evolved Wireless Law

Law 360 reports that a Delaware federal judge has ruled that Apple, Samsung, and other smartphone makers can’t escape patent infringement claims from Evolved Wireless LLC because they couldn’t at the current stage proves the LTE wireless communication patents were ineligible under the two-part test of the U.S. Supreme Court Alice decision.

Evolved filed six separate actions in June 2015 against the phone companies saying they infringed its five patents. According to its complaint, "Evolved Wireless owns, through assignments originating with LG Electronics, a standard-essential patent portfolio relating to LTE wireless communication systems.