The Apple vs Samsung patent clash has been making the headlines the most in the past year or so, but that’s not the only seemingly endless legal dispute starring some of the big tech companies of today.
Apple’s famous “slide-to-unlock” patent has been invalidated by a German court.
In a show of good faith towards the open source community, Google has pledged not to sue “unless first attacked” regarding ten of its patents.
Microsoft and Google have been battling it out in court and the latest patent infringement lawsuit has judge David P. Shaw ruling in Microsoft’s favor.
LG has accused Samsung of infringing on patents based on the eye-tracking technology featured on the flagship devices of both companies, the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the LG Optimus G Pro.
A judge decided that the Siri patent Apple vs Samsung case can go forward as initially planned, instead of suspending it until the first case between the two is resolved, an alternative she previously suggested.
Google and Motorola are on the verge of losing a patent lawsuit led by Microsoft that would require Google Maps to be removed from the German region. Could Germans survive merely off of Bing Maps?
Judge Lucy Koh has reduced the $1B fine Samsung is supposed to pay Apple to $599M, due to an earlier miscalculation by the jury.
A Tokyo District Court has just rejected Samsung’s patent claims against Apple in a recent court ruling which involved the use of 3G wireless technology in certain models of the iPhone.
We are all aware of the $1 billion verdict in Apple’s favor, and the subsequent request by Apple to have those Samsung products in question banned. There was also a lesser-discussed matter regarding search technology pertaining to Siri.