PATENT LAWSUITS

  • Steve Jobs threatened Palm with patent suit to enforce nohire policy January 23, 2013

    San Francisco: Apple cofounder Steve Jobs threatened to file a patent lawsuit against Palm if that company's chief executive didn't agree to refrain from poaching Apple employees, according to a court filing made public on Tuesday. The communication from Jobs surfaced in a civil lawsuit brought by five tech workers against...
  • Apple seeks to add more products to Samsung patent lawsuit November 26, 2012

    Washington: Apple Inc has asked a federal court to add six more products to its patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co, including the Samsung Galaxy Note II, in the latest in move in an ongoing legal war between the two companies. The case is one of two patent infringement lawsuits...
  • Samsung accuses iPad Mini, new iPad of patent infringement November 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Over the last few months, Apple and Samsung have been seen including new products in their legal battles. Samsung, which of late succeeded in including the iPhone 5 to its patent battle, has now accused Apple's iPad Mini, the 4th generation iPad and the latest iPod Touch of...
  • Yahoo files patent lawsuit against Facebook March 13, 2012

    San Francisco: Yahoo Inc sued Facebook Inc on Monday over 10 patents that include methods and systems for advertising on the Web, according to a copy of the lawsuit. The lawsuit, filed in a San Jose, California federal court, marks the first major legal battle among technology giants in social media...