Patents Battle

  • US judge orders Apple to tell Samsung details of HTC deal 22-11-2012 10:49 AM

    San Francisco: A US judge has ordered Apple Inc to disclose to rival Samsung Electronics details of a legal settlement the iPhone maker reached with Taiwan's HTC Corp, including terms of a 10-year patents licensing agreement. The Korean electronics giant had earlier filed a motion to compel its US rival...
  • HTC happy with Apple settlement, slams media estimates 20-11-2012 04:23 PM

    Tokyo: Taiwan's HTC Corp is happy with its patent settlement with Apple Inc, but regards media reports on details of the licensing agreement as "outrageous", chief executive Peter Chou told reporters. HTC and Apple announced a global patent settlement and a 10-year licensing agreement this month after a bruising patent...
  • HTC shares jump after settles patent issues with Apple 12-11-2012 10:47 AM

    Taipei: Shares of HTC Corp jumped by their permitted daily limit on Monday after the Taiwanese smartphone maker announced a global patent settlement and 10-year licensing agreement with Apple Inc, allowing the struggling company to focus on product development. The settlement would give HTC a short-term boost, analysts suggested, but...
  • Apple and HTC settle global patent battle 11-11-2012 10:10 AM

    Washington: Apple Inc and HTC Corp announced on Saturday a global patent settlement and 10-year licensing agreement that ends one of the first major conflagrations of the smartphone patent wars. Apple sued HTC in 2010, accusing the Taiwanese handset company of infringing on the iPhone maker's patented technology. It was...
  • Samsung expands patent row with Apple 19-12-2011 10:31 AM

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics has filed new claims in its patent war with Apple Inc over alleged patent infringements in Germany, a spokesman for the company said on Monday. The tech giant added four patents to its ongoing infringement case related to the telecommunications standard technology WCDMA for 3G mobile handsets,...
  • Samsung wins Australian Apple tablet battle 30-11-2011 11:32 AM

    Sydney: An Australian court on Wednesday reversed a ban on the sale of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's Galaxy tablet computers in the country, handing it a rare victory against rival Apple Inc in the firms' intensifying global patent war. Samsung welcomed the decision, but the ruling does not mean it...