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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
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

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