Xiaomi obtained a partial lift of the injunction banning it to sell smartphones in India, after a Delhi court decided that its Qualcomm-powered devices should not be affected by the ban.
In the latest saga of patent warfare, the High Court of Delhi has awarded Ericsson injunction against Xiaomi in India.
A recently filed ITC complaint requests the United States government to ban the sales of Nvidia graphics chips and mobile Tegra processors.
A federal judge involved with the disputes has agreed to stay a series of lawsuits involving Google and Rockstar (Apple) while the two come to a settlement and Rockstar looks to wind-down its operations.
Rackspace didn’t capitulate when a patent troll demanded $75,000, instead it decided to fight, and won. Now Rotatable Technologies has been vanquished, it is now an ex-troll. It can no longer harm us!
The judge rejected the notion that Apple would be irreparably harmed.
On Friday, Microsoft said that it is suing Samsung in a bid to resolve delayed payments of smartphone patent royalties.
The paper, written by WilmerHale intellectual property litigators Joe Mueller and Tim Syrett and Intel Vice President and Associate General Counsel Ann Armstrong, used public information to calculate patent royalty costs. In their book titled The Smartphone Royalty Stack: Surveying Royalty Demands for the Components Within Modern Smartphones, it is noted how a consumer that buys a $400 smartphone will be paying about $120 in patent royalties, or 30% of the total cost.
Now, Apple is requesting a retrial and has also filed a permanent injunction to prevent Samsung using the patents it was found to have infringed.
On Friday, Apple won a $119 million jury verdict against Samsung for infringing on three of its patents. A U.S. District Court jury in San Jose, Calif., found that some Samsung devices had infringed on Apple’s patent for “quick links,” a feature that dials a phone number included in an email, and Apple’s “slide to unlock” patent, for gaining access to a device.