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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
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Setback for Apple: U.S. judge denies renewed bid for permanent injunction against Samsung   —  After it just became publicly-known that Apple itself had disclosed confidential licensing terms with respect to which it wanted Samsung sanctioned, Apple has to deal with another setback in its litigation with its most important competitor.
Mar 6, 2014, 6:30 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple publicly disclosed terms of its Nokia license while seeking sanctions against Samsung   —  I'm almost speechless, but at least I'm still able to write this post.  There's a surprise turn of events concerning the inadvertent-disclosures issue that became a high-profile sideshow …
Mar 5, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
IPCom's $2.2 billion lawsuit against Apple thrown out by German court: no infringement found   —  Two different chambers (panels of judges) of the Mannheim Regional Court just announced a total of three rulings on standard-essential patent (SEP) infringement cases brought by IPCom …
Feb 28, 2014, 6:05 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Korea Fair Trade Commission clears Samsung's use of standard-essential patents against Apple   —  I have seen several Korean news reports, of which I obtained machine translations (Google Translate), on an announcement today by the Korea Fair Trade Commission, South Korea's antitrust authority …
Feb 27, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple, Samsung confirm failure of settlement effort in early February but keep talking   —  In January, Apple and Samsung informed Judge Lucy Koh, the federal district judge presiding over two patent infringement cases between them in the Northern District of California, that they were going …
Feb 22, 2014, 11:55 AMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
HTC pays up for license to Nokia patents — U.S. import ban could have been ordered on Monday   —  Nokia and HTC just announced the settlement of their patent infringement dispute spanning seven countries on three continents.  HTC already had a license to Nokia's standard-essential patents …
Feb 7, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple, Samsung provide final list of patents and accused products for California spring trial   —  Unless Apple and Samsung reach an agreement on “anti-cloning” and other key terms of a patent cross-license agreement, an outcome for which I wouldn't hold my breath at this stage …
Feb 5, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Apple faces $2 billion damages claim in Mannheim over wireless patents — trial on Tuesday (Feb. 11)   —  On Tuesday (February 11, 2014), Apple will have to defend itself in a German patent trial against a damages claim amounting to 1.57 billion euros ($2.12 billion), plus prejudgment interest …
Feb 5, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Huawei settles with Rockstar Consortium, will pay for Android's infringement of ex-Nortel patents   —  The Google-led group of Android device makers sued on Halloween 2013 over former Nortel patents fails to present a united front to the Rockstar Consortium, a patent holding firm jointly owned by Apple …
Jan 23, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context

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