Oracle first filed suit against Google last fall, but the lawsuit came to light again Thursday when a court filing indicated the heft of the damages Oracle is demanding. The war of words is getting interesting, too, with Google claiming Oracle's damages report is "unreliable and results-oriented," and Oracle accusing Google of trying to conceal the fact that the damages are in the billions.
In the absence of a settlement, the trial between the companies should begin by November.
"When customers experience the quality, consistency and upgraded user experience we have achieved in these new products, you will understand why it was worth the wait," he said on RIM's first-quarter earnings call.
— Sarah Reedy, Senior Reporter, Light Reading Mobile