Apple vs Samsung Patent Dispute
Friday’s ruling may not be the last word on the matter, as Samsung can appeal the case. But even if the immediate impacts aren’t that dramatic, the long-term consequences could be.
Apple filed for preliminary injunctions against seven Galaxy smartphones and the Droid Charge.
The jury foreman says testimony from Samsung executives made it 'absolutely' clear the patent infringement was on purpose.
The jury in the Apple-Samsung trial appears to have reached a reasoned, if quick, decision, according to one legal expert.
While it's legal battle with Apple goes on, Samsung and other cell phone makers are expected to make changes to future Android smartphone and tablet designs to avoid further patent litigation.
Samsung violated several of Apple's design and technology patents, a jury has found. Observers had expected the jury to deliberate for longer.
As it begins a second day of deliberations in the Apple v. Samsung patent battle, the jury charged with evaluating the case has decided to work an extra hour.
Closing arguments are over in the high-profile patent battle.
Closing arguments have begun in the high-profile patent-infringement case between Apple and Samsung.
The verdict form, a tentative version of which was filed to the San Jose District Court on Monday, runs to 22 pages and has 36 main questions.
Court documents in the patent battle between the two industry heavyweights are unveiling insider ideas the companies didn't mean to share.
Samsung could face penalties from the U.S. District Court in Northern California after one of its lawyers involved in the patent battle against Apple admitted that she hadn't filed the paperwork necessary to practice law in front of the court.
Court documents reveal that Samsung is planning to launch two Windows 8 smartphones this year.
Samsung accused Apple of improperly influencing expert witnesses, following the amendment of an expert report delivered to the Korean company's legal team.
Apple must admit Samsung didn't steal iPad design, says U.K. judge. Cringely predicts more tech confessions will be exposed.
The judge in Apple's patent-infringement suit against Samsung Electronics turned down Apple's request that she rule in its favor as punishment for an improper disclosure by Samsung.
Apple considered developing a car or a camera after seeing the iPod's success, and in early 2011 one of its top executives recommended making a 7-inch iPad, it's testimony and documents revealed in the company's patent suit against Samsung.
Apple will ask a federal court to sanction Samsung Electronics for releasing documents that were not allowed as evidence in the companies' dueling patent-infringement suits.
Apple and Samsung Electronics hurled strong statements at each other in the opening rounds of their Silicon Valley patent trial on Tuesday, kicking off a case that could result in billions of dollars in damages.
US Judge Lucy Koh provided jurors with details about the case and its implications.
Apple is seeking $2.5 billion in damages from Samsung in a high-profile clash between the two companies
Photos of early Apple prototypes are among the most recent documents submitted to a California court.
Massive Apple-Samsung mobile patent trial starts in US on Monday.
Apple asserts there is more than one way to implement an industry standard that does not violate Samsung's patent.
Samsung filed a response to Apple's complaint in a federal court in California
Posner believes that technology companies do not have any claim to intellectual property protection.
Samsung Galaxy Tab branded 'not as cool' as iPad.
Apple will seek billions of dollars in damages from Samsung when a high-profile patent lawsuit between the companies goes in front of a California jury next week.
The CEOs and general counsels of the two companies are scheduled to meet within 90 days
The move will help simplify the litigation between the two companies when it goes in front of a California jury next Monday.
The court ordered a summit Monday intended to hash out the companies' differences and try to end their international patent wars.
The court had earlier ordered an injunction against sales of the tablet in the U.S.
The court had in a separate order issued a preliminary injunction against sales of Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet.
The court won't let lawyers play musical chairs during the case but did accept a change in the label used for each party.
The prototypes revealed in the Samsung vs Apple trial show what could have been, including an iPad with a built-in kickstand, and eight-sided iPhone.
Apple was denied an injunction against Samsung's Galaxy Nexus and the adjusted Galaxy Tab 10.1N by the higher court of Munich.
A ban on the Galaxy Tab 10.1N, a tweaked version of the Galaxy Tab 10.1, was lifted in Germany.
California judge rejects bid for longer trial in Samsung-Apple case in which they battle over patents in front of a San Jose jury starting Monday
Apple and Samsung started a patent trial in Federal Court in Australia on Monday.
Apple sued Samsung over its use of local search, and in July won a temporary sales ban on Samsung's Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy Tab 10.1.
The jury's decision Friday in the landmark Samsung-Apple patent battle doesn't relate to the core of the Android mobile operating system, Google said in a brief statement Monday.
One trial ends, but the patent wars continue and the long-term effect on the smartphone market is yet to be revealed.