Limelight (LLNW -5.6%) dives after a patent infringement suit filed by bigger rival Akamai (AKAM...

|About: Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW)|By:, SA News Editor

Limelight (LLNW -5.6%) dives after a patent infringement suit filed by bigger rival Akamai (AKAM +0.9%) is remanded to a lower court for further judgment. In '08, a jury found Limelight guilty of infringing 3 Akamai patents and awarded Akamai $45.5M. But the verdict was thrown out by a district court judge, and the judge's ruling upheld by a federal appeals court.