'What is this, some kind of convention for plaintiffs' lawyers?' That's what Judge Lucy Koh could have been thinking when two law firms brought 49 more firms into a data breach case. Then she told the attorneys what she was really thinking, and it wasn't funny. "What made you......
The Apple v. Samsung patent damages retrial will begin May 14 and run for five days, U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh has ruled, agreeing with a timeline proposed by both parties.
District Court Judge Lucy Koh has told Apple and Samsung that she would like to see a final end to the five-year legal battle over patent infringements by the Korean company. I would prefer to not keep doing this until I retire. I would like this to be some closure for all of us. She made the comment as she set a date for what is expected to be a five day hearing … more…
A new trial was ordered by U.S. judge Lucy Koh to decide how much Samsung Electronics Co. should Pay Apple Inc. for imitating the physical appearance of the iPhone. The patents include iPhone design elements black rectangular front face, round corners, and a colorful grid of icons for apps and icons. Apple called the trial unnecessary. Show More Summary
Patent wars continued: Judge Lucy Koh is giving Apple and Samsung until October 25 to propose a date for the retrial.
Judge Lucy Koh also details how to determine what "article of manufacture" actually infringed.
Judge Lucy Koh won't be asking attorneys if they're smoking crack from her seat on the District Court of the Northern District of California much longer. That's because Judge Koh is on her way up -- up to the Ninth Circuit. Koh, who has been one of the most......
Lucy Koh, who has refereed Silicon Valley wars over patents and employment in six years as a federal judge, moved a step closer to a federal appeals court seat Thursday when the Republican-controlled Senate Judiciary Committee approved...Show More Summary
Federal District Judge Lucy Koh had some very picky questions Thursday about terminology used in a multimillion-dollar settlement hammered out between Farmers Insurance and the hundreds of female attorneys it has underpaid for years. I wasn’t expecting fireworks, exactly, but I thought things would...
The Ninth Circuit may soon be getting a new judge and it is likely to be Northern District of California Judge Lucy Koh, the San Jose Mercury News reports. Judge Koh, who we once dubbed the "most powerful woman in Silicon Valley," is best known for presiding over the......
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh is expected to be nominated to the Ninth Circuit. The Supreme Court-focused site Oyez faces an uncertain future. And a federal judge has challenged the Obama administration's Iran-U.S. prisoner swap. This is a roundup from ALM and other publications.
Apple has won another round in the seemingly endless battle with Samsung over patents: a U.S. court has banned Samsung from selling certain smartphones that infringe on three patents held by its rival. Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled that the permanent injunction would come into effect 30 days after the …
Samsung has been commanded to stop selling several older smartphones after a new court ruling in California. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh granted Apple's petition to block the sale of certain handsets that were found to violate some of Apple's patents. Show More Summary
You certainly have reason to be upset at how Apple handled iMessages for users switching away from iOS, but it's clear that not everyone has raised those gripes the right way. Judge Lucy Koh (from the Apple-versus-Samsung case) has dismissed...Show More Summary
Apple will not have to face a lawsuit over its iMessage service because the case was dismissed by U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh. Several consumers sued Apple in 2014, claiming that Apple prevented text messages from reaching Android phones once people switched away from an iPhone. Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh has dismissed [PDF] a lawsuit against Apple over a long-standing issue that prevented some former iPhone owners who switched to Android smartphones from receiving text messages from other iOS users, as...Show More Summary
Back in August, U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh threw out a class action lawsuit against Apple from former iPhone users complaining that text messages were no longer delivered when they ported their number to an Android phone. The lawsuit alleged that Apple was guilty of “interference” with their messages. That wasn’t quite the end of it, however. […]
A Federal Court of Appeals issued a ruling today stating that gives Apple a leg up against Samsung in the companies' long-running smartphone legal competition. The court ruled in a 2-1 decision that District Judge Lucy H. Koh shouldShow More Summary
It's official. After years of legal fighting, the Techtopus wage theft suit against Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe, Intuit, Lucasfilm and Pixar has finally reached its final approved settlement. Last year, Judge Lucy Koh rejected a $324.5...Show More Summary
United States District Judge Lucy Koh today approved a $415 million settlement in the Silicon Valley no-poaching case. The dollar figure comes after a previous $324 million settlement was rejected as being too low. More than 64,000 workers are part of the case. Show More Summary