WiLAN alleges Google infringements on Siri patents

Patent licensing company Wi-LAN Inc has filed a lawsuit accusing Google Inc of infringing patents originally assigned to the inventors of Apple Inc’s voice assistant technology Siri, according to a Reuters report.

WiLAN has sued Google in US District Court in Delaware, alleging its Google Assistant feature infringes six patents relating to voice assistant technology WiLAN acquired from the nonprofit research center SRI International, the report said.