Court Upholds FCC's Net Neutrality Rules

More than two years after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sided with Verizon against the Federal Communications Commission over the original “net neutrality” rules, that same court…

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Case shines spotlight on translation, tech in policing

A U.S. court of appeals in Chicago has upheld the conviction and sentencing of a man in a case that involves a traffic stop, counterfeit credit cards, iPads, a dispute about translations, and an app on a police officer’s smartphone.

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Samsung agrees to pay Apple $548M in patent row

Article Image After years of trials, retrials and appeals galore, Samsung on Thursday said it has agreed to pay Apple $548 million for infringing on the Cupertino, Calif., company’s patents.

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Apple asks US Supreme Court to toss ruling upholding e-book antitrust verdict

Article Image Apple has formally asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a lower appeals court ruling from June, which upheld a judgment that Apple violated antitrust laws in its 2010 e-book dealings with publishers.

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Apple wins key patent appeal vs. Samsung, could bar features from future Galaxy devices

A federal appeals court has ruled that Apple has the right to block rival Samsung from using its patented inventions in its own handsets, a decision that could have major consequences for future products from the South Korean electronics maker.

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Samsung to Ask SC to Reverse Tide in Apple Case


Samsung last week filed a motion to stay the U.S. Court of Appeals’ order in its multiyear patent war with Apple, indicating that it plans to take the case to the United States Supreme Court. Samsung reportedly will ask the Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a 2012 federal jury’s verdict that it violated Apple’s iPhone patents. The motion followed the court’s week-earlier decision to deny Samsung’s request to reconsider the $548 million in damages it was ordered to pay.

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Samsung to petition Supreme Court over Apple patent fight

After being denied an en banc rehearing with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit over a prior decision that kept intact Apple’s multi-million dollar patent trial win, Samsung has voiced intent to argue the case in front of the Supreme Court.

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Samsung denied rehearing of appeal over $400M patent infringement ruling

The U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday denied Samsung’s request for an en banc review of a previous decision that kept Apple’s patent infringement trial win largely intact, leaving the Supreme Court as the Korean company’s last recourse.

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Washington State court rules that anonymous online reviewers are entitled to First Amendment protection

In a decision Monday, the Washington Court of Appeals ruled that anonymous reviewers on websites like lawyer review site Avvo.com are entitled to First Amendment protections. In the case, Florida-based divorce and family law attorney Deborah Thomson filed a defamation suit against a poster who published an anonymous negative review of her on the site. She asked the court to subpoena for information that could reveal the poster’s identity.

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Appeals court finds Samsung violated Apple's design patents, but not trade dress

An appeals court ruled on Monday that Samsung’s $930 million penalty, stemming from its patent infringement suit with Apple, must be adjusted, in a mixed courtroom outcome for the iPhone maker.



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Court rules NSA phone spying program illegal

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the National Security Agency’s controversial collection of Americans’ phone records, first revealed by Edward Snowden, is not legal under the Patriot Act.

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Apple finds sympathetic ear in fight to remove antitrust monitor Bromwich

The Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York on Tuesday heard Apple’s arguments to dislodge lawyer Michael Bromwich from his position as external antitrust monitor, with one judge voicing concern over the methods used in his investigation.



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Apple and Samsung agree to drop cross-appeal of ITC embargo ruling

In a pair of filings with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit earlier this week, both Apple and Samsung dropped their respective appeals of an ITC order to block sales of certain Samsung products, agreeing further pursuit on the issue would be unfruitful.



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Apple wins temporary reprieve in e-books damages trial as U.S. appeals court to consider stay

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Friday issued a brief order agreeing to consider Apple’s motion for a stay of the upcoming e-books damages class action suit leveled by 33 states and a group of consumers.



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Appeals court rules Apple can sue Motorola, creates claim chaos for Data Detectors

A U.S. appeals court ruled that Apple and Google’s Motorola can sue each other over smartphone patents, overturning Judge Richard Posner’s opinion from the summer of 2012. The court also sided with a claim construction that does not favor Apple, and may impact its case with Samsung.



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