1. News
    December 17th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple beats iTunes antitrust case a decade in the making

    A jury has decided that Apple wasn’t trying to monopolise digital music when it added FairPlay, a digital rights management technology, to songs...

  2. News
    December 8th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple asks court to dismiss iTunes DRM case after curious plaintiff twist

    Apple is asking a California US District Court to dismiss the class-action case accusing the company of violating antitrust laws. Apple’s attorneys...

  3. News
    December 5th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Why Apple wiped some iPod songs without telling

    Interesting nuggets of information tend to come out of Apple trials, and this week’s iTunes class-action courtroom drama is no exception. The...

  4. News
    December 2nd, 2014 by Grant Gross
    Apple faces trial in decade-old iTunes DRM lawsuit

    The past is coming back to haunt Apple, as a nearly 10-year-old class-action antitrust lawsuit accusing the company of trying to monopolise online...

  5. News
    October 30th, 2014 by Ellen Wu
    Apple facing class-action lawsuit over 2011 MacBook Pro GPU issues

    Apple has been named a defendant in an US class-action lawsuit over system failures causing graphical issues affecting 2011 MacBook Pros. The MacBook...

  6. News
    July 28th, 2014 by Martyn Williams
    Bose sues Beats over headphone patents

    Headphone maker Bose has launched a patent-infringement lawsuit against rival Beats Electronics, which Apple recently agreed to acquire in a US$3...

  7. News
    July 28th, 2014 by Michael Kan
    Apple faces iOS 7 privacy suit following Chinese TV report

    An iPhone user has filed a lawsuit for invasion of privacy against Apple, about a week after a Chinese state broadcaster raised security concerns...

  8. News
    May 20th, 2014 by Madeleine Swain
    Can conviviality be catching? Apple and Samsung reportedly prepare to end lawsuits

    This week it was revealed that Apple and Google have made a pact to dismiss all ongoing and pending patent lawsuits, with the intent of working together...

  9. News
    May 19th, 2014 by Madeleine Swain
    Apple’s legal battles continue in Japan and closer to home

    In The Sound of Music, Maria says her Mother Superior believes that every time the Lord closes a door, somewhere he opens a window… Clearly...

  10. Blogs
    May 15th, 2014 by Marco Tabini
    Lawsuits do not a creative Apple make

    In the highly litigious world of mobile technology, it’s becoming hard to keep track of who’s suing who, but more and more often it seems that...

  11. News
    August 26th, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Apple’s lawyers respond to the bag search suit

    In late July, Macworld Australia reported that two ex-employees of Apple’s retail stores in the US had launched a class action, claiming hours...

  12. Features
    May 22nd, 2013 by Gord Goble
    Ten tech patents that should have been rejected

    Welcome to the wacky world of tech patents – a place where you’ll find not just the crazy-sounding ideas that inhabit any category of patents...

  13. News
    May 16th, 2013 by John Ribeiro
    ebook case: Apple says publishers had already countered Amazon

    Concerned about Amazon.com’s low pricing of ebooks, publishers had taken measures as early as 2009 such as ‘windowing’, a practice of...

  14. News
    April 30th, 2013 by Gregg Keizer
    Opera slaps former designer with US$3.4 million lawsuit for spilling secrets

    Opera Software has sued a former designer, claiming that work he did for the company ended up in a project at rival Mozilla, according to Norwegian...

  15. News
    April 29th, 2013 by Gregg Keizer
    Apple to challenge US$368 million patent infringement verdict

    Apple will challenge a November 2012 jury verdict that awarded US$368 million in damages to Nevada patent-holding company VirnetX, a filing with US...

  16. News
    March 12th, 2013 by John Ribeiro
    Second Apple-Samsung lawsuit in California given go ahead

    A judge in California has ruled that a patent infringement lawsuit between Apple and Samsung Electronics will continue, after indicating earlier that...

  17. 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...

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