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Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple's patent battle with Nokia escalates rapidly: Nokia now suing Apple over 40 patents in 11 countries as Apple adds Nokia as defendant in antitrust suit   —  Yesterday, Apple's antitrust lawsuit in the Northern District of California against certain Nokia privateers (patent assertion entities …
Dec 25, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
U.S. patent office considers Apple's D'677 iPhone design patent invalid on multiple grounds   —  Interesting things are still happening from time to time in connection with the generally much less interesting patent dispute between Apple and Samsung.  Three months after the United States Court …
Aug 18, 2015, 12:05 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
U.S. patent office rejects Apple's autocomplete patent claim Samsung was found to infringe   —  Apple has just given up its thermonuclear ambitions and practically agreed with Google's 2011 statement that “bad software patent litigation is a wasteful war that no one can win”, but even in the U.S. …
Aug 7, 2014, 10:50 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple drops cross-appeal, forever accepts denial of injunction in first Samsung case   —  While a global, comprehensive settlement of the patent spat between Apple and Samsung has not materialized yet, the dispute continues to lose steam every month, and noticeably so.
Jul 28, 2014, 10:50 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple and Samsung conserve resources, drop cross-appeal of ITC ruling on Apple's complaint   —  It would be an overstatement to call this a small-scale settlement and there are still no unmistakable signs of a thawing period between Apple and Samsung of the kind we saw last month when Apple …
Jun 14, 2014, 5:20 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple seeking U.S. permanent injunction against Samsung based on this month's jury verdict   —  Surprise.  Not.  In a follow-up to this month's $119 million jury verdict in the Northern District of California, Apple filed a motion for a U.S. permanent injunction against Samsung late on Friday by local time.
May 24, 2014, 5:40 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple requests retrial of Samsung patent case, demonstrates dissatisfaction with jury verdict   —  After the original version of the Apple v. Samsung II jury verdict that came down on May 2 (and had to be amended on May 5), Apple's PR department had issued a premature statement that basically described …
May 24, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Oracle wins Android-Java copyright appeal: API code copyrightable, new trial on fair use   —  The most spectacular decision in the ongoing smartphone IP disputes has been handed down today by the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit: District Judge William Alsup has been overruled …
May 9, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple wins $119 million in patent damages from Samsung, wanted $2.2 billion: mixed verdict   —  [Update on May 5 after jury rendered a corrected verdict] On the Monday following the original verdict, the jury appeared to have added another $4 million to the damages award …
May 2, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
At upcoming trial, Apple wants Samsung to pay $40 per device for only five software patents   —  I have sometimes, maybe even quite often, but not always agreed with Apple.  And I have disagreed with Apple on more occasions than parts of the Android and open source communities have acknowledged.
Mar 12, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context

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