The exploded view of the home button which doubles as a fingerprint sensor is seen on an image of the new iPhone 5S at Apple Inc's media event in Cupertino, California September 10, 2013. REUTERS/Stephen Lam (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS TELECOMS)
Patent infringement suits have a reputational cost for universities
November 10, 2015,
Last month, a jury found Apple Inc. guilty of infringing a patent of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and ordered the tech giant to pay $234 million. Walter Valdivia argues that while the university scored a big financial victory, this hardly meant any gain for the university's reputation.