Saturday, April 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Nokia Halts Sales Of Lumia 2520 Tablet
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 > General Computing > Apple A...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Apple And Samsung To Reduce Patent Claims


Apple and Samsung have trimmed the number of claims they will assert in a broad intellectual-property lawsuit regarding smartphone and tablet products.

Last week, Judge Lucy Koh of the US District Court for the Northern District of California ordered the two companies to boil down the number of claims to be considered in the intellectual-property lawsuit concerning their smartphone and tablet products by May 7. Otherwise, the lawsuit would be postponed to next year. The Judge said that it would be be very hard to continue the trial due to the numerous alleged infringements.

Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on May 2 asked Apple and Samsung to boil down the case, which involves patent infringement and other claims, so a jury can comprehend the issues in a streamlined trial scheduled to begin July 30. Koh wants to give each side 25 hours to present its case.

Apple decided to narrow the case on its patents for jury trial to four utility patent claims and a small set of design-related claims.

Commenting on Apple's move, Samsung said Apple has done little to streamline the case. For its part, Samsung dropped two patents from the lawsuit, reducing the total number of claims based on those patents.

Apple sued Samsung in April last year for violations of a range of Apple patents and trademarks in Samsung Android smartphones and tablets. Samsung countersued on patent claims. In February this year, Apple filed another, separate suit against Samsung, this time on products released after the first suit was filed.


Previous
Next
Pioneer To Release HUD Car Navigation Systems        All News        Yahoo Board of Directors Forms Committee to Review CEO Academic Credentials
Twitter Passwords Exposed Online     General Computing News      Yahoo Board of Directors Forms Committee to Review CEO Academic Credentials

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Samsung Galaxy S5 Carries A Very High Bill of Materials
Researchers Hack Galaxy S5's Fingerprint Scanner
Samsung SDI Introduces Large Capacity, Curved Battery
Samsung To Hold 'Kapture The Moment' Event
Samsung Galaxy S5 and New Gear Devices Launch Globally
SAMSUNG Expands Its Zero Client Lineup with New Desktop Endpoint
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Coming In September
Samsung Accelerates DDR4 Production
Samsung's Next Smartwatch to Go Solo
Apple iWatch Coming In 3Q13: report

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 .