Sunday, April 26, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
GeIL's Latest DDR4 SUPER LUCE Memory 'Breathes'
Google Explorer Among Nepal Earthquake Victims
Nokia Won't Return To Phone Manufacturing
Russian Hackers Accessed Obama's Emails
LG Display Leads The OLED Market
China Telecom To Sell Phones With Alibaba
SK Hynix To Start Production Of 36-Layer 3D NAND Flash Chips
Apple Watch Available In Select Stores
Active Discussions
menu making
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Question about nero
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, December 09, 2011
Samsung Fails To Halt iPhone 4S Sales in France


A French court rejected a request by Samsung to impose a preliminary sales ban on Apple's iPhone 4s, Samsung said on Friday.

Samsung claimed that Apple's latest iPhone infringed its patented mobile communication technology. The court said there was no reason for an injunction at this stage.

Samsung now faces an uphill battle in similar suits against Apple in Italy, Australia and Japan. Among about 30 lawsuits involving the iPhone and iPad, Samsung has now won two injunctions but lost five.

The court in Paris cited "fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory" or FRAND rule, which Apple has successfully used several times to counter Samsung?s accusations. FRAND says a company can use core technology if it is essential for a product to work so long as it pays reasonable royalties. In reality that means a company can make the product first and pay later.

In October this year, a Dutch court also threw out an application from Samsung citing the FRAND principle.

Samsung will either appeal or simply continue with the main litigation.

On Friday, the Australian Supreme Court also a lifted a preliminary sales ban on Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1, while sales of the iPhone 4S were allowed to continue after a court agreed to hear a patent infringement case brought by Samsung in March.

On Tuesday, a court in Tokyo will review an application from Samsung to ban the iPhone 4S, while a court in Milan will review a similar case on Friday.

A U.S. court rejected Apple's bid last week to block Samsung from selling its Galaxy smartphones and tablets in the U.S. market.


Previous
Next
Panasonic to Expand Smartphone Business to European Market        All News        Qualcomm Brings Snapdragon S4 Processors to High Volume Smartphones
Panasonic to Expand Smartphone Business to European Market     Mobiles News      Qualcomm Brings Snapdragon S4 Processors to High Volume Smartphones

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple Watch Available In Select Stores
New Vulnerability Allows DoS Attacks on iOS Devices
Samsung Leads The Global SSD Market
Samsung Galaxy Tab A Coming In The U.S.
Samsung Logo Removed From Japanese Smartphones
The Latest On Nvidia's Patent Dispute with Samsung
Samsung Display Buys Quantum Dot Technology From SEC
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Pricier to Build, Cheaper to Buy Than The Apple iPhone 6 Plus
Samsung Now Producing First M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD for PCs
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 8
Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor
Samsung to Make 14nm GPUs For Nvidia

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .