Apple’s bid to recover $16 million in attorney fees from Samsung following the massive patent dispute between the two companies has been blocked by the U.S. District Court. Judge Lucy Koh has also returned a $2.6 million bond posted by Apple to … Read more ›
U.S. district Judge Lucy Koh handed down two orders on Wednesday dealing with the first Apple v. Samsung court trial, one denying Apple's motion to recover attorney fees in its case against Samsung and another releasing a $2.6 million bond posted to block sales of the Galaxy Tab 10.1.
The New York Times reports that Judge Lucy H. Koh of the United States District Court in San Jose rejected a proposed settlement in a class action suit against Google, Apple, Intel, and Adobe, saying that it wasn’t enough to compensate workers whose careers were allegedly stifled by the companies’ tacit agreement not to hire each others’ workers. Show More Summary
Judge Lucy H. Koh of the US District Court in San Jose rejected a proposed $324 million settlement in a class action antitrust case that accused Apple, Google and other tech companies of agreeing not to poach each other’s engineers,Show More Summary
"Having [reviewed documents over nearly three years], the Court cannot conclude that the instant settlement falls within the range of reasonableness," U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh wrote today.
A U.S. District Judge in California has rejected the $324.5 million anti-poaching settlement proposed by Apple and three other tech companies, CNBC reports. Judge Lucy Koh said the proposed amount “falls below the range of reasonableness.”...Show More Summary
Just when the tech giants behind the Silicon Valley “Techtopus” wage fixing cartel thought the worst was behind them, US District Judge Lucy Koh has thrown a surprise twist — refusing for now to give her seal of approval to the $324 million class action settlement. Judge Koh has suggested the agreed settlement might be too low, but there...
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh questioned the fairness of a proposed $324 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit against four big Silicon Valley companies, and said she had not decided whether to approve it.
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh may reject a plea put forward by Apple, Google, and two other companies following a lawsuit which accused Apple of participating in anti-poaching practices. As previously reported, Apple, Adobe, Google, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, and Pixar … Read more ›
LinkedIn is supposed to be a tool to help people network to get jobs, but a new lawsuit is accusing the website of actually harming users’ reputations. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of San Jose, California is allowing a lawsuit … More...Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh cares about your reputation. That's why she decided that LinkedIn members can sue the company for accessing their external email accounts in order to send their contacts spammy marketing. Read more...
A U.S. federal judge is ordering LinkedIn to face a lawsuit from users claiming the network sent emails without their consent. District judge Lucy Koh found that LinkedIn violated users’ privacy by accessing their email accounts, downloading their contacts’ email …
Apple is seeking more than $2 billion in damages from Samsung in a second patent infringement suit that begins Monday in the US District Court of Northern California with Judge Lucy Koh presiding over the case (Via The Financial Times). This...Show More Summary
Apple and Samsung are heading back into the Northern District of California courtroom of Judge Lucy Koh Monday for another round in their ongoing patent smackdown in the center of Silicon Valley. The world's two largest smartphone makers will begin jury selection in a fresh case brought by Apple over accusations that Samsung has copied […]
Apple and Samsung will return to federal court in Silicon Valley today for the next round of their seemingly never-ending patent war. The two rivals will face off once again before District Court Judge Lucy Koh, presiding in the California … Read more ›
United States District Judge Lucy Koh has denied the final attempt by Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe to have the class action lawsuit involving the “Techtopus” hiring collusion scandal tossed out. Summing up her denial, Judge Koh wrote:...Show More Summary
Attorneys on both sides of a closely watched civil suit alleging that big Silicon Valley companies conspired to suppress wages told U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh Thursday that mediation to potentially settle the case is moving forward.
(Credit: robpegoraro) In her ruling on Thursday, US District Court Judge Lucy Koh denied Apple's request for a ban on a handful of Samsung smartphones.
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh on Thursday delivered her final judgement on the damages awarded to Apple in its huge 2012 victory over Samsung. The final damages don’t match the initial figure Apple sought, but at $930 million the judgement still represents a huge blow for Samsung. Show More Summary
This is the song that never ends. Judge Lucy Koh of the Norther District of California, presiding over two separate patent cases between Apple and Samsung, yesterday issued a summary ruling against Samsung. The ruling declared that Samsung was infringing on one of Apple's patents involving autocomplete on a keyboard. Show More Summary