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California Federal Jury Awards Apple $1.05 Billion In Patent Dispute With Samsung
Posted on 28 Aug 2012 by Melissa Ritti

SAN FRANCISCO - (Mealey's) After three days of deliberations, a California federal jury on Aug. 24 awarded Apple Inc. $1,049,343,540 in its high-stakes lawsuit with Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., deeming the software giant's patents both valid... Read More

Patent Actions On The Rise, Median Damages Awarded Hits 16-Year Low, According To Patent Litigation Study
Posted on 19 Oct 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - Reflecting upon developments currently underway in patent reform legislation, PwC US on Oct. 18 released a new report "2011 Patent Litigation Study: Patent litigation trends as the 'America Invents Act' becomes law" summarizing... Read More

Biting at the Apple East Coast Style
Posted on 7 Apr 2016 by Gabriela Nolen

On February 29, 2016, Magistrate Judge James Orenstein of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York denied the federal government’s application for an order requiring Apple, Inc. to bypass the passcode security of a criminal... Read More

Williams Mullen: E-Discovery & Information Governance - What Is 'The Cloud' And Should I Store My Company's Data There?
Posted on 2 Sep 2011 by Williams Mullen

By Monica McCarroll "The Cloud" is everywhere these days - Microsoft has a clever ad campaign directing consumers "to the Cloud"; Apple is launching "iCloud" to store all of your music, pictures and apps; and Google Docs... Read More

Lexis Advance Mobile Apps Give You Content And Results When You Need Them
Posted on 16 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

With our apps for the Apple ® iPhone ® and Apple ® iPad ® , you can access the content and results you need wherever you need them. Lexis Advance TM Now you can access Lexis Advance TM , a new legal research service that will... Read More

New Lexis Legal News Brief Mobile App Gives Updates From Premium Publications
Posted on 22 May 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

I'd like to make you aware of the New Lexis ® Legal News Brief mobile app. This Apple ® iPhone ® and Apple iPad ® mobile app, with no charge to download, gives you updates to legal news from the nation's premium publications. ... Read More

LexisNexis Introduces New Lead Alert Application For iPhone
Posted on 26 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Len Gilbert in Legal marketing Very few lawyers, especially solo practitioners and those at smaller firms, spend their entire workday in their office, tethered to their desktop computer. You probably have multiple out-of-office appointments,... Read More

Nokia File Another Complaint Against Apple
Posted on 7 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK – (AP) Finnish cell phone maker Nokia Corp. said Friday it has filed another lawsuit against Apple Inc., this time extending its patent infringement claims to the new iPad. Nokia has already filed complaints against Apple, charging that... Read More

Judge Overturns $625.5 Million Patent Lawsuit Against Apple
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) A federal judge has overturned a federal jury's order that Apple Inc. pay $625.5 million in damages for violating patents held by a Mirror Worlds LLC, a small technology company. The decision by U.S. District Judge Leonard Davis... Read More

Apple Hit By Lawsuit Over In-App Purchases By Kids
Posted on 19 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) Apple is facing a lawsuit from a Pennsylvania man whose 9-year-old daughter racked up $200 in charges buying "Zombie Toxin" and other game items on her iPod. The lawsuit seeks class-action status, saying Garen Meguerian of Phoenixville... Read More

Judge OKs iPhone Class Action Against Apple, AT&T
Posted on 12 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN JOSE, Calif. - (AP) A federal judge says a monopoly abuse lawsuit against Apple Inc. and AT&T Inc.'s mobile phone unit can move forward as a class action. The lawsuit consolidates several filed by iPhone buyers starting in late 2007, a few... Read More

Apple Sues Motorola Over Smart Phone Patent
Posted on 1 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) Apple is suing Motorola for infringing on patents related to its smart phones. Apple Inc. said in a filing on Friday that Motorola's Droid, Cliq, BackFlip and other phones violate its patents related to the iPhone's touch screen... Read More

Nokia Sues Apple Again Over Patents
Posted on 30 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HELSINKI - (AP) Nokia is suing Apple in the United States for allegedly infringing patents in its mobile phones, portable music players, tablets and computers, the Finnish company said Tuesday. The complaint, filed with United States International Trade... Read More

Nokia Sues Apple Over Patents In iPhone, iPad
Posted on 17 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HELSINKI, Finland - (AP) Nokia Corp. is suing Apple Inc. in Britain, Germany and the Netherlands for allegedly infringing its patents with technology used in the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The complaints, filed in October through December, follow earlier... Read More

Nokia, Apple Settle Drawn-Out Patent Dispute
Posted on 15 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HELSINKI, Finland - (AP) Nokia Corp. on Tuesday notched a valuable win against rival Apple Inc., with the U.S. company agreeing to pay the Finnish handset maker a one-time sum to settle long-standing patent disputes as well as royalties for current licenses... Read More