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Nokia Sues Apple Over Patents In iPhone, iPad

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 lawsuits by Nokia claiming that a broad swath...

Patent Actions On The Rise, Median Damages Awarded Hits 16-Year Low, According To Patent Litigation Study

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 trends in the patent infringement litigation...

California Federal Jury Awards Apple $1.05 Billion In Patent Dispute With Samsung

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 and infringed ( Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics...