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
U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh on Tuesday entered a partial summary judgment for the upcoming Apple v. Samsung trial, finding Samsung to infringe on one Apple patent, while invalidating another belonging to the Korean company.
If there’s anyone who deserves a nice Christmas gift basket from Apple this year, it’s probably U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh. The judge presided over Apple’s patent suit against Samsung in which Apple was awarded damages that total nearly...Show More Summary
Welcome to this morning's edition of First To Know, a Mashable series that keeps you updated on the latest in the digital world. Here are today's top headlines: U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh dismissed a consumer-privacy lawsuit against Apple, Google finally brought back embeddable maps, and in other Apple news, the Cupertino, Calif. Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh has dismissed a privacy lawsuit against Apple alleging that the company was collecting location data through iPhones and iPads even when the devices' geo-location data was turned off, reports Reuters. Koh...Show More Summary
In a late court filing on Monday, California District Court Judge Lucy Koh denied Samsung's motion to stay the Apple v. Samsung damages retrial, saying the most efficient way to proceed is to deliver the jury's $290 million ruling ahead of a probable appeal.
Last year, US District Court Judge Lucy Koh ruled that Samsung owed Apple $1.05 billion, after a jury determined that the South Korean company infringed five of Apple’s patents. But that amount was soon reduced to $600 million after it … Continue reading ?