» Subscribe Today!
More of what you want to know.
The Daily News
X

Forgot your password?
Skip Navigation LinksHome >
VOL. 128 | NO. 226 | Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Court Orders New Review of Apple Injunction

AP

Print | Front Page | Email this story | Comments ()

NEW YORK (AP) – A federal appeals court is ordering a lower court to reconsider Apple's attempt to block eight Samsung phones from the U.S. market because the products violate patents held by Apple.

The appeals court says the lower court should reconsider Apple's request for a permanent injunction on the grounds that Samsung's products infringe three utility patents. It says the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California was right to deny Apple the injunction based on three design patents and the general appearance of the products.

Apple sued Samsung in April 2011, and last year a jury awarded Apple more than $1 billion. The award was reduced and a new trial was ordered.

Apple wants $380 million, and Samsung says it should only have to pay $52 million.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Sign-Up For Our Free Email Edition
Get the news first with our daily email


 
Blog Get more from The Daily News
Blog News, Training & Events
RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 76 186 6,958
MORTGAGES 103 260 9,540
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 26 2,016
BUILDING PERMITS 179 463 16,201
BANKRUPTCIES 82 200 6,259
BUSINESS LICENSES 23 68 2,666
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 68 257 8,725
MARRIAGE LICENSES 26 113 2,110

Weekly Edition

Issues | About

The Memphis News: Business, politics, and the public interest.