Supreme Court Denies Patent Troll Appeal Against Apple

Mirror Worlds LLC, which officially stopped operations back in 2004 and converted to a patent troll since, won a $625M award against Apple in a Texas court. Apple appealed and had that overturned in a Federal Court. Mirror Worlds LLC appealed to the Supreme Court, but they have decided not to hear the case so that the ruling of the Federal Court stands.

via MacRumors.

That's $625M that gets to stay in Apple's bank account for paying dividends to share holders.