Acacia Gets Nokia Patent Win

Newport Beach-based Acacia Technologies has scored another patent licensing win, this time against Nokia. The firm, which acquires licenses and then pursues companies with patent licensing suits, said that it has entereted into a license with Nokia covering patents that cover multi-dimensional bar codes. The company said that its VData subsidiary is currently in patent enforcement litigation on the multi-dimensional bar codes against Adidas, Advanced Micro Devices,, and Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Thailand. Acacia also holds patents in the digital video and other areas.