Thursday, August 21, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sony Offers New Smart Tennis Sensor
Microsoft to Announce Windows 9 on September Event: report
Acer Unveils New Chromebox CXI and Chromebook 11
Fraunhofer To Showcase The Future Of TV at IBC
Intel, Chunghwa Telecom Team up on Internet of Things
Sharp Launches 12-Mpixel CMOS Sensor for 4k Video
LG Delivers New Bluetooth Minibeam Projector, More L Series Smartphones
HP Reports Revenue Gain
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 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
Samsung To Unveil New Smart TV Content at IFA 2014
Samsung Delivers Slim Level Box mini Wireless Speaker
Samsung, Microsoft Want To End Android Patent Dispute Soon
Galaxy Note 4 May Come in Two Versions
Samsung Buys Home-automation Company SmartThings
Samsung Exynos 5430 Is The Company's First 20nm SoC
Samsung Introduces All-metal Galaxy Alpha Smartphone
Apple In Talks With Health Providers For Healthkit
Bloomberg Says New iPad Already In Production
Samsung Introduces SAS-interface SSD
Barnes & Noble, Samsung To unveil Galaxy Tab 4 Nook on August 20
Samsung To Release New Gear Solo Wristwatch Phone

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .