Litigation

04.23.13
German court dismisses Nokia patent claim against HTC, HTC 'delighted'
04.23.13

German court dismisses Nokia patent claim against HTC, HTC 'delighted'

In HTC and Nokia's ongoing patent litigation, one patent infringement claim against HTC was dismis...

By B. Gilbert,   04.23.13
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04.22.13
Google fined $190,000 in Germany for illegal WiFi snooping with Street View cars
04.22.13

Google fined $190,000 in Germany for illegal WiFi snooping with Street View cars

Google's been taking heat for a number of years since its Street View cars were found to be pullin...

By J. Rigg,   04.22.13
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03.22.13
ITC initial determination finds Microsoft doesn't infringe Motorola peer-to-peer wireless patent
03.22.13

ITC initial determination finds Microsoft doesn't infringe Motorola peer-to-peer wireless patent

Microsoft and Motorola's spat in the International Trade Commission started way back in 2010, but...

By M. Gorman,   03.22.13
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03.12.13
Google ends Street View litigation in the US, agrees to destroy collected data and pay $7 million fine
03.12.13

Google ends Street View litigation in the US, agrees to destroy collected data and pay $7 million fine

Google's long found itself in hot water where its Street View mapping practices are concerned, run...

By J. Volpe,   03.12.13
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02.28.13
Japanese court declares Samsung patent invalid in another spat with Apple
02.28.13

Japanese court declares Samsung patent invalid in another spat with Apple

Weary of the neverending legal back-and-forth between Apple and Samsung yet? No, we're not either...

By J. Rigg,   02.28.13
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02.04.13
Samsung and LG decide to settle OLED patent dispute behind closed doors
02.04.13

Samsung and LG decide to settle OLED patent dispute behind closed doors

It looks as if Samsung and LG have both taken their fingers away from the red button marked MORE L...

By D. Cooper,   02.04.13
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01.02.13
Amazon gets Apple's false advertising claim dismissed from trademark infringement lawsuit
01.02.13

Amazon gets Apple's false advertising claim dismissed from trademark infringement lawsuit

It's been awhile since we last had news from Apple's App Store-based trademark infringement lawsuit...

By M. Gorman,   01.02.13
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12.07.12
Judge Koh: 'global peace' between Apple and Samsung would be 'good for consumers'
12.07.12

Judge Koh: 'global peace' between Apple and Samsung would be 'good for consumers'

While Judge Lucy Koh may not pull down the same staggering wage or get as much TV time as that oth...

By J. Rigg,   12.07.12
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10.23.12
USPTO has 'tentatively' invalidated Apple's key rubber-banding patent
10.23.12

USPTO has 'tentatively' invalidated Apple's key rubber-banding patent

The US Patent and Trademark Office may have just thrown a wrench into Apple's recent courtroom tri...

By S. Dent,   10.23.12
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