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Articles About patent infringement
December 24, 2014
4 Apple Court Cases Hurt by Steve Jobs’s Own Words
Here are four cases in which Steve Jobs’s words or actions have given ammo to Apple’s courtroom opponents.
October 10, 2014
Is Apple Bullying Bose Over Beats Headphone Spat?
You may not know it, but there’s a war being waged over your ears.
August 30, 2014
Amid New iPhone Hype, Apple Keeps Old Battle Against Samsung Alive
While Apple prepares to share its latest technological innovations with the public, the company is also continuing to fight its long-running patent-infringement battle against its biggest rival: Samsung.
July 26, 2014
Will Beats Add to Apple’s Patent-Infringement Woes?
It appears that Apple is getting more than it bargained for with its nearly finalized purchase of Beats Electronics.
July 20, 2014
Apple Sued Over Speech Recognition Software Yet Again
A company called Cedatech Holdings is accusing Apple of infringing on a 2010 patent titled, 'Integration of audio or video program with application program.'
May 13, 2014
In Last-Ditch Effort to Salvage Blockbuster Drug, Teva Sues the FDA
With its patent expiry date looming, Teva has decided to sue the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to buy time for Copaxone, one of its top-selling medicines.
May 03, 2014
Small Change: Apple Wins $120M in Patent Damages From Samsung
A jury has awarded Apple $119.6 million in damages for Samsung’s infringement of two patents.
April 28, 2014
Apple v. Samsung Trial Extended Due to Appeals Court Ruling
Apple and Samsung will be given extra time to address certain patent claim issues that have been raised by a recent appeals court ruling.
April 25, 2014
Apple v. Google: Will Reopened Legal Dispute Benefit Samsung?
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has reopened a patent-infringement case involving Apple and Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility.
April 11, 2014
Apple Drops Support for Major Patent-Holding Firm
Apple has declined to invest in the latest acquisition fund for Intellectual Ventures, a major patent assertion entity that buys up patents in order to extract licensing fees from practicing companies.
April 10, 2014
Apple Announces Departure of Influential Software Designer
Longtime Apple employee and original iPhone software designer Greg Christie will be retiring from the company later this year.
April 07, 2014
Samsung Business Strategy Revealed: ‘Beating Apple Is #1 Priority’
Internal Samsung documents revealed that Apple isn't the only smartphone maker worried about the competition.
April 04, 2014
Judge Denies Apple’s Motion Over Samsung’s ‘False’ Opening Statements
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh has denied Apple’s motion related to 'prejudicial and false statements' that Samsung allegedly made in the latest patent-infringement trial between the two smartphone rivals.
April 01, 2014
Rumor: This Chipmaker Wants to Produce Apple’s A9 Processor
New rumors from Apple’s overseas supply chain suggest that competition for the company’s A9 processor orders is already heating up.
March 31, 2014
Here’s Why Google Should Care About the Apple-Samsung Trial
Since Apple is targeting technologies that are found in the Android, Google will be playing a more direct role in the latest patent-infringement trial.
March 31, 2014
Apple Patent Trial: Judge Overrules Samsung’s Objection to Instructional Video
Samsung filed an objection over the use of an instructional video because it included "several scenes in which Apple products are depicted and used."
March 31, 2014
Apple and Samsung Raise the Stakes in Latest Patent Battle
Apple and Samsung will continue their long-running patent-infringement battle when the two rivals return to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in San Jose on Monday.
March 30, 2014
BlackBerry Secures Sales Ban on Typo Keyboard for iPhone
U.S. District Judge William Orrick of San Francisco recently granted BlackBerry a preliminary injunction that blocks the sale of the Typo iPhone keyboard case.
March 10, 2014
Rumor: Apple’s Next-Generation A8 Chip Will Be Produced By Samsung
Despite rumors that Apple has been attempting to reduce its reliance on Samsung, the company will continue to supply Apple with the next-generation A8 chip.
March 06, 2014
Judge to Apple: No Sales Ban on Older Samsung Devices
Apple has suffered another setback in its ongoing patent-infringement battle with Samsung.
March 05, 2014
Samsung Litigation Twist: Apple Leaked Its Own Private Documents, Too
First, Apple made allegations that Samsung's legal team intentionally shared confidential information from Apple's patent licensing agreements.
February 27, 2014
Apple’s Complaint Against Samsung Rejected By South Korea’s Antitrust Agency
South Korea’s Fair Trade Commission has rejected Apple’s claim that Samsung’s lawsuit is in violation of antitrust laws.
February 24, 2014
Apple Sues Chinese IP Office Over Siri Patent Dispute
Apple is suing China’s State Intellectual Property Office -- the government agency responsible for patent rights -- over rights to a software related to Siri.
February 20, 2014
Ford Finds Itself at the Wrong End of a Lawsuit
A Baltimore-based hybrid technology patent holder is suing Ford for infringement.
February 14, 2014
No Agreement Reached in Apple-Samsung Mediation Meeting
It appears that the long-running patent-infringement dispute between Apple and Samsung is destined to return to the courts.
February 11, 2014
Apple Slapped With $2.2 Billion Patent Infringement Case
Apple is under fire by a German patent-buying company, IPCom GmbH, which claims the company infringed on a patent that prioritizes emergency calls.
February 11, 2014
Merck Aims to Be First to the Finish Line With Generic of Lantus
Merck & Co. Inc. announced Monday that it's partnering with Samsung Bioepis to create a generic version of Sanofi SA's best-selling insulin drug.
February 08, 2014
Judge Denies Apple and Samsung Motions Over Damages Retrial
As Samsung and Apple prepare for yet another patent-infringement trial in the Northern District of California, both companies are still submitting motions related to the damages trial that concluded last November.
February 07, 2014
Apple Reboots Licensing Agreement With Chip Designer
Apple has signed a new agreement with Imagination Technologies to ensure its technology will continue to be used in iOS devices.
February 07, 2014
Pfizer Wins Exclusivity on Lyrica Until 2018
Pfizer won a court ruling that effectively blocks generic competition for its top-selling pain medicine, Lyrica, until December 2018.