1. News
    September 17th, 2014 by Grant Gross
    Court throws out US$368.2 million patent award against Apple

    A US appeals court has thrown out a US$368.2 million award against Apple in a patent infringement case brought by patent-holding and software company...

  2. News
    August 4th, 2014 by Grant Gross
    Judge approves Apple ebooks price-fixing settlement

    A US district court judge has given preliminary approval for Apple to pay a US$450 million settlement for its role in an ebooks price-fixing conspiracy....

  3. News
    July 24th, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Apple hit with class action lawsuit for alleged labour rule violations

    Apple faces in a state court in California a class action lawsuit that its employees were not provided timely meal breaks, rest breaks and final paychecks,...

  4. News
    July 7th, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Samsung invokes Alice to challenge two Apple patents

    Samsung Electronics has asked a court in California to hold invalid claims of two Apple patents in the wake of a US Supreme Court decision that tightened...

  5. News
    June 18th, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Apple settles ebook antitrust dispute with consumer group, US states

    Apple has reached an out-of-court settlement in the ebooks price-fixing lawsuit with US states and a consumer group ahead of a trial for damages scheduled...

  6. News
    June 2nd, 2014 by John Ribeiro
    Appeals court denies Apple bid to delay ebooks damages trial

    The trial for damages in the ebooks price-fixing lawsuit against Apple is to proceed on July 14 after an appeals court declined to stay it over the...

  7. News
    January 13th, 2014 by Martyn Williams
    Apple cleared by appeals court of using Motorola patents

    Apple hasn’t infringed on a disputed Motorola patent in its iPhone, an appeals court said on Saturday. The ruling is a blow to Motorola, which...

  8. News
    June 3rd, 2013 by Marc Ferranti, IDG News Service
    Apple under the gun as US ebook trial starts

    Apple appears to face an uphill battle as it goes to trial on Monday in New York on ebook price fixing charges brought by the US government. The company...

  9. News
    April 12th, 2013 by John Ribeiro
    Judge says Apple, Motorola pursuing business strategy in court

    A US court in Florida said that Apple and Motorola Mobility have no interest in quickly and efficiently resolving a patent infringement lawsuit, but...

  10. News
    April 5th, 2013 by Grant Gross
    German court invalidates Apple slide-to-unlock patent

    A German court has invalidated an Apple patent for the slide-to-unlock feature on mobile phones, according to a published report. The Thursday ruling...

  11. News
    March 8th, 2013 by Jennifer Baker, IDG News Service
    Microsoft fined US$731 million by European Commission

    Europe’s antitrust chief this week announced a €561 million (US$731 million) fine on Microsoft for its failure to include a browser choice...

  12. News
    March 1st, 2013 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Tokyo court rules Apple doesn’t violate Samsung patent

    A Tokyo court ruled Thursday that Apple did not infringe a Samsung patent, a small win for Apple in the continuing legal wrangling between the two...

  13. News
    February 27th, 2013 by John Ribeiro
    Apple to settle class action lawsuit on in-app purchases by minors

    Apple has reached a settlement in a class-action lawsuit that claimed that its app purchase policy did not prevent minor children from running huge...

  14. News
    February 26th, 2013 by Jeremy Kirk
    Australian court assigns second judge to Apple-Samsung trial

    The patent trial in Australia between Apple and Samsung Electronics has become so complex that a second judge has been assigned to the case. It’s...

  15. News
    February 21st, 2013 by John Ribeiro
    US ITC will review Motorola, Apple patent dispute

    The US International Trade Commission has decided to review a December ruling by an administrative law judge that Apple did not violate a Motorola...

  16. News
    February 15th, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Adobe CEO avoids questions over ‘Australia Tax’ controversy

    Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen has refused to answer questions regarding the so-called ‘Australia Tax’  during a press conference in Sydney...

  17. News
    February 11th, 2013 by Martyn Williams
    Macmillan will end e-book discounting ban in price-fixing settlement

    The company that publishes books under the Macmillan imprint has agreed to allow discounting of its electronic books as part of a settlement with...

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