(NEW YORK) — A federal administrative panel has issued an import ban on some Samsung devices on grounds they violate two of Apple’s patents. The U.S. International Trade Commission issued its ruling late Friday. The ITC cleared Samsung on four other patents in dispute. Show More Summary
The U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled in favor of Apple (AAPL) regarding its claims that Samsung Electronics (005930KS) infringed on patents pertaining to mobile devices, according to a notice posted on the Commission’s Web site. The Commission’s ruling will prompt a ban on importation to the U.S. of infringing Samsung devices, the notice says: Notice is [...]
The U.S. International Trade Commission said infringed on two patents, Brett Kendall reports, and ordered a ban on the sale and importing of devices that violate those patents. Samsung didn’t infringe on four other patents, the ITC said. The ITC ruling — you can read it here — is chock full of jargon and legalese. [...]
Apple on Friday celebrated a victory in its patent case against Samsung. The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has issued a ban on the import of devices named in the case, but it doesn’t look like this will have a major affect on Samsung just yet. According to […]
After Apple narrowly escaped a sales ban on its iPhone 4 and iPad 2 late last week, it looks like Samsung won’t be so lucky. Apple on Friday won its case against Samsung, which was found by the U.S. International Trade Commission to infringe on the famous ”Steve Jobs patent” as well as an additional hardware patent. Show More Summary
However, it was a split ruling, with the agency finding no violations with regards to four other patents.
According to several reports fresh off the wire, the International Trade Commission has just ruled in favour of Apple in the company’s long-running attempt to get the courts to implement a sales ban on certain infringing Samsung devices. The case stems back to a countersuit that Apple filed in 2011 following a lawsuit launched by […]
If the International Trade Commission decides on Friday that Samsung violated Apple patents, it could give Apple significant power in other patent feuds.
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has handed a partial victory to Apple in its patent infringement claims against Samsung, according to reports from Bloomberg and Wall Street Journal. The Journal adds that ITC has ordered ban on some Samsung devices that infringe two Apple patents and […]
Apple was dealt a significant court win on Friday when the U.S. International Trade Commission handed down a favorable ruling in the company's case against Samsung, a decision that will likely see the ban of infringing products made by the Korean company.
The U.S. International Trade Commission today ruled that Samsung violated two patents owned by Apple, though it also cleared Samsung of violating four other Apple patents. The patents that Samsung was found to violate pertain to headphone jacks and scrolling behavior on mobile devices. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd infringes on portions of two Apple Inc patents on digital mobile devices, the U.S. International Trade Commission said on Friday.
A key ruling that could result in Samsung products being banned from import into the U.S. is due from the International Trade Commission, while both sides are due in a federal appeals court to argue over a separate injunction.
After President Obama stepped in at the last minute and reversed a U.S. International Trade Commission decision that would have banned sales of the iPhone 4 and iPad 2, Apple will look to turn the tables and shift pressure back to Samsung. Show More Summary
President Obama's administration put the kibosh on an order from the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) which effectively banned select Apple products from being imported to U.S. markets. The Saturday veto came from U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman, the man tasked with presidential view of the USITC's ruling, who believed......
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) representatives and attorneys are practically on a first-name basis with administrative law judges of the U.S. International Trade Commission, and the company’s lobbyists are likely pretty friendly with commissioners themselves. Show More Summary
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has given Apple new life in its patent claims against Google-owned Motorola Mobility. The court on Wednesday partially vacated a March 2012 U.S. International Trade Commission decision that Motorola did not infringe three touchscreen-related patents held by Apple. Show More Summary
Patent lawsuits sadly never die, they just go into hibernation for a while. FOSS Patents reports that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has just overturned the International Trade Commission’s dismissal of Apple’s patent suit against Motorola that involved two patents dealing with multi-touch technology. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has overturned a U.S. trade commission’s ruling to ban old Apple products due to patent infringement. Reuters reports that the U.S. International Trade Commission had banned the imports and sales of iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 3G and iPad 3 3G this past June. Now Samsung has to turn to [...]
K. William Watson On Saturday, the president vetoed a decision of the U.S. International Trade Commission for the first time in over 25 years. As a result, the United States will not be imposing an import ban on older iPhones despite the ITC’s finding that Apple infringed certain patents owned by Samsung. Show More Summary