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Qualcomm fires back at Apple, new patent lawsuits filed
Qualcomm fires back at Apple, new patent lawsuits filed
The patent drama between Qualcomm and Apple is ever-changing it seems. To start the year Apple sued Qualcomm for $1 million for abusing their ...... 03 Dec 2017
Apple and Qualcomm at it again, chip maker sued for patent infringement
Apple and Qualcomm at it again, chip maker sued for patent infringement
Apple has once again sued the world's largest mobile chip manufacturer Qualcomm. As you might have guessed, it's once again another patent dispute ...... 30 Nov 2017 - 2 comments
Samsung and Apple to fight once more in Court of Appeals
Samsung and Apple to fight once more in Court of Appeals
Remember six years ago when Apple and Samsung were in court because of the claims that Samsung had copied iPhone's design and thus infringed ...... 14 Jan 2017
Designers back Apple in long-standing fight against Samsung
Designers back Apple in long-standing fight against Samsung
Over 100 designers have signed a court brief on behalf of Apple, taking sides in a patent battle that has hundreds of millions of dollars in damages waiting. ...... 05 Aug 2016 - 3 comments
Apple settles with patent troll for $25 million
Apple settles with patent troll for $25 million
Apple has settled with patent troll Network-1 Technologies for $25 million, ending a suit over alleged patent infringement. The "'227 Patent ...... 10 Jul 2016
Samsung wins $120 million appeal in patent feud with Apple
Samsung wins $120 million appeal in patent feud with Apple
An appeals court has overturned a $120 million judgement against Samsung in their ongoing patent feud with Apple. The court said Samsung ...... 28 Feb 2016
Apple to pay patent troll $625 million over FaceTime, iMessage violations
Apple to pay patent troll $625 million over FaceTime, iMessage violations
A court has ruled that Apple must pay $625 million to VirnetX, a publicly traded patent troll, over infringement of multiple intellectual properties. ...... 06 Feb 2016 - 1 comment
Apple loses patent infringement case, must pay $234 million
Apple loses patent infringement case, must pay $234 million
Apple has lost the patent infringement case brought by the University of Wisconsin's Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), and must pay $234 million in damages. ...... 18 Oct 2015 - 3 comments
TiVo sues Samsung over patent infringement
TiVo sues Samsung over patent infringement
Popular DVR maker TiVo has sued Samsung over patent infringement this week, claiming that Samsung's own DVRs violate four specific TiVo patents. ...... 10 Sep 2015 - 6 comments
Court hands down mixed ruling in Apple, Samsung patent case appeal
Court hands down mixed ruling in Apple, Samsung patent case appeal
In 2013, a jury ruled in favor of Apple in a blockbuster patent and intellectual property fight with Samsung, awarding the Cupertino giant $930 ...... 19 May 2015 - 1 comment
Nintendo sued by Philips over alleged patent infringement in Wii, Wii U, more
Nintendo sued by Philips over alleged patent infringement in Wii, Wii U, more
Major electronics maker Philips has sued Nintendo of America over alleged patent infringement violations. The company claims that Nintendo ...... 16 May 2014 - 3 comments
Jury awards Apple $120 million in Samsung patent infringement case
Jury awards Apple $120 million in Samsung patent infringement case
Earlier this week, a federal jury ruled in favor of Apple in its ongoing patent war against rival Samsung. Samsung infringed on two patents, ...... 05 May 2014 - 12 comments
Marvell's patent verdict increased to $1.54 billion
Marvell's patent verdict increased to $1.54 billion
Marvell Technology has seen its penalties increase for infringing on hard drive patents owned by Carnegie Mellon University. Last year, a ...... 01 Apr 2014
BlackBerry sues Typo Products over its new iPhone keyboard case
BlackBerry sues Typo Products over its new iPhone keyboard case
BlackBerry has unsurprisingly sued Ryan Seacrest's Typo Products startup for patent infringement over its new Typo iPhone keyboard case. ...... 03 Jan 2014 - 9 comments
Consortium sues Google, Samsung, others for patent infringement
Consortium sues Google, Samsung, others for patent infringement
Rockstar, the consortium that purchased Nortel patents for $4.5 billion in 2011, has sued a number of major wireless industry players for patent ...... 01 Nov 2013
Marvell denied request for mistrial in patent infringement case with Carnegie Mellon
Marvell denied request for mistrial in patent infringement case with Carnegie Mellon
A federal judge has denied Marvell Technology's request for a mistrial in patent infringement case with Carnegie Mellon University. Carnegie ...... 26 Aug 2013
Apple appears in Chinese court over Siri claims
Apple appears in Chinese court over Siri claims
Apple appeared in court this week over claims that it stole software now used in the "Siri" personal assistant tech seen on iPhones. Shanghai's ...... 28 Mar 2013 - 5 comments
Intertrust sues Apple over patent infringement
Intertrust sues Apple over patent infringement
Intertrust Technologies, a software company owned by Sony and Philips, has sued Apple over patent infringement. The 15 patents are related ...... 21 Mar 2013 - 2 comments
Samsung's patent infringement suit damages to Apple cut significantly by judge
Samsung's patent infringement suit damages to Apple cut significantly by judge
Federal Judge Lucy Koh ruled late last week that Samsung may have been unfairly hit in the patent infringement case against Apple, slashing ...... 05 Mar 2013 - 6 comments
Samsung wins initial battle to avoid German ban of Galaxy Tab 10.1N
Samsung wins initial battle to avoid German ban of Galaxy Tab 10.1N
Although Samsung is still barred from selling the original Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Germany, the newer Galaxy Tab 10.1N will remain available for now. ...... 02 Feb 2012
Apple to file another suit against Samsung in Australia
Apple to file another suit against Samsung in Australia
Having lost their bid to ban sales of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia earlier this month, Apple is preparing to file a new lawsuit against ...... 23 Dec 2011 - 4 comments
Apple wins ban of HTC smartphones in the US - or maybe not
Apple wins ban of HTC smartphones in the US - or maybe not
The International Trade Commission (ITC) has ruled [full text below] in favor of Apple on a single point of their case against HTC in the US. ...... 20 Dec 2011 - 6 comments
Australian Galaxy Tab ban finally overturned
Australian Galaxy Tab ban finally overturned
In the span of less than a week Samsung managed to win two major victories in their international patent war with Apple. Last week a US judge ...... 09 Dec 2011 - 4 comments
Google, Amazon, and others sued for infringing on cloud computing and search patents
Google, Amazon, and others sued for infringing on cloud computing and search patents
PersonalWeb, a company based in Tyler, Texas, has filed patent infringement suits against a number of large tech companies, including Google, ...... 09 Dec 2011 - 3 comments
Barnes & Noble complains to DOJ about Microsoft patent shakedowns
Barnes & Noble complains to DOJ about Microsoft patent shakedowns
As the popularity of Android has grown, so has the threat of patent infringement lawsuits against device makers. Although Apple's lawsuits ...... 11 Nov 2011 - 1 comment
     

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