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Justice Stephen Breyer. Credit: Diego M. Radzinschi / NLJ

Google LLC didn’t get an answer from the U.S. Supreme Court on whether the Java APIs it copied from Sun Microsystems were copyrightable.

But it got just about everything else it could have hoped for in a sweeping 6-2 decision Monday that ends its 11-year copyright clash with Sun’s successor, Oracle Corp.

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Scott Graham

Scott Graham focuses on intellectual property and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He writes ALM's Skilled in the Art IP briefing. Contact him at [email protected]

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