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Phone location data privacy issue hits federal court Tuesday

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The U.S. government will be taking a second crack Tuesday at overturning a lower court ruling that's preventing police from obtaining cell phone location records from two wireless carriers without a search warrant. Now before the U.S. Court of Appeals in New Orleans, the government's attempt to obtain 60...
Phone location data privacy issue hits federal court Tuesday
Delaware court orders HTC and Apple to discuss lawsuit settlement on August 28th

More Apple, Samsung devices added to next smartphone suit

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U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal in San Jose, California has ruled that Samsung may add the iPhone 5 to its existing complaint for a second landmark smartphone patent trial, scheduled to begin this summer. In a parallel ruling, Apple is allowed to assert its patents in the same trial against...
More Apple, Samsung devices added to next smartphone suit

Apple And Amazon Ordered To Talk Settlement In "App Store" Trademark Dispute

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Apple and Amazon are fighting over made up words, as you may well be aware. Apple takes issue with Amazon’s use of “Appstore,” the name for the online retailer’s marketplace of Android software, which came after Apple had already been using its own App Store branding for a mobile apps...
Apple And Amazon Ordered To Talk Settlement In "App Store" Trademark Dispute

Phil Schiller, two other Apple execs, deposed by Samsung

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The post-trial positioning by Apple and Samsung continues. In an order filed on Thursday, Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal ordered that Samsung be allowed to question Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller for up to three hours. Samsung's attorneys are seeking to clarify comments made in support of...
Phil Schiller, two other Apple execs, deposed by Samsung

Court demands Apple evidence in location tracking case

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Apple must show how it's complying with earlier court orders to turn over evidence in a lawsuit over iOS location tracking, US Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal has ruled. Plaintiffs have accused the company of withholding documents; either way, Grewal states that it's "unacceptable" that Apple waited over three months to...
Court demands Apple evidence in location tracking case

Court Again Says It's Okay For The Feds To Snoop Through Your Digital Info Without Telling You

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You may recall that in its quixotic attempt to go after Wikileaks, the US government has been snooping through the private communications of a bunch of folks they're trying to connect to the organization, including Icelandic politician Birgitta Jonsdottir and Jacob Appelbaum, who gets detained and harassed every time he...
Court Again Says It's Okay For The Feds To Snoop Through Your Digital Info Without Telling You
iPhone 5, Galaxy S III added to Apple-Samsung patent suit

Apple CEO Tim Cook to meet with Samsung CEO in San Francisco for patent settlement talks

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Apple CEO Tim Cook and representatives of Samsung, including Gee-Sung Choi, its Vice Chairman and CEO, are set to meet in a San Francisco court to discuss settlement, reports Florian Mueller of FOSS Patents. The meeting will happen within the next 90 days and will be overseen by U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph...
Apple CEO Tim Cook to meet with Samsung CEO in San Francisco for patent settlement talks
Apple hopes to add Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to latest Samsung lawsuit

Apple ordered to disclose patent settlement with HTC

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Just days after Apple announced it had settled all its patent disputes with HTC, lawyers that had opposed Apple in a much bigger dispute—Apple v. Samsung—said that they wanted to see the settlement. Their argument was that if Apple had licensed to HTC patents it said it originally wouldn't license...
Apple ordered to disclose patent settlement with HTC

Judge prohibits invalidity arguments based on 2001: A Space Odyssey and Tomorrow People

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Judge Lucy Koh just entered an order on three Samsung motions, all of which sought to modify earlier rulings relating to the evidence Samsung may present at the trial that started on Monday. Two of the motions ask for relief from orders by Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal, while the...
Judge prohibits invalidity arguments based on 2001: A Space Odyssey and Tomorrow People

Samsung, Apple expand patent lawsuits; iPhone 5 added

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A court in California has allowed Samsung Electronics to include Apple's iPhone 5 among the products alleged to have infringed its patents, while also allowing Apple to amend its infringement contentions to include the Jelly Bean operating system and newer products from Samsung such as the Galaxy Note 10.1...
Samsung, Apple expand patent lawsuits; iPhone 5 added

This Man Took A Huge, Illegal Gamble On Apple And Lost $5 Million Of Other People's Money

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(Reuters) - A former Rochdale Securities trader whose unauthorized purchase of about $1 billion of Apple Inc stock caused the demise of the financial services company pleaded guilty on Monday to wire fraud and conspiracy. David Miller, 40, entered his guilty plea before U.S. Magistrate Judge Donna Martinez in Hartford,...
This Man Took A Huge, Illegal Gamble On Apple And Lost $5 Million Of Other People's Money

Google Ordered to Answer Apple's Android Questions in Samsung Case

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A U.S. magistrate judge has granted Apple’s request for an order forcing Google to reveal the search terms it’s using to compile the Android documentation Apple has requested as part of the discovery process in the company’s second patent infringement case against Samsung. Google had argued that Apple was overstepping...
Google Ordered to Answer Apple's Android Questions in Samsung Case
Judge to Apple and Samsung: what makes you so special?
Google and Oracle settlement talks collapse, patent dispute going to trial

Jury to Hear That Samsung Failed to Preserve Evidence in Apple Patent Suit

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A tough break for Samsung ahead of the company’s big patent trial with Apple next week. The jury hearing the case next week will be told that Samsung failed to preserve evidence that may have been helpful to Apple. Early this morning, Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal granted Apple’s request...
Jury to Hear That Samsung Failed to Preserve Evidence in Apple Patent Suit

Judge penalizes Samsung for failing to produce source code in Apple infringement trial

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United States District Court Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal has granted Apple its requested Motion for Sanctions, penalizing Samsung for refusing to provide evidence in a timely fashion....
Judge penalizes Samsung for failing to produce source code in Apple infringement trial
Samsung convinces judge that Apple destroyed Steve Jobs emails, the two will get equal billing as 'evidence destroyers'

Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet on May 21 and 22 for settlement talks in San Francisco court

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On April 17, I already reported on the fact that Apple and Samsung agreed, under soft pressure from Judge Lucy Koh of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, to meet for court-moderated settlement talks at the level of the CEOs and their chief lawyers. Judge...
Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet on May 21 and 22 for settlement talks in San Francisco court

Apple, Samsung Agree to Settlement Talks

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A new and interesting development in Apple’s pitched patent battle with Samsung. The two sides have agreed to moderated settlement talks. According to a court filing today, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Samsung CEO Gee-Sung Choi will participate in a settlement conference that will be overseen by U.S. Magistrate...
Apple, Samsung Agree to Settlement Talks

Apple and HTC will have a court-ordered settlement talk on August 28th

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It’s been just two days since HTC had two products, the One X and Evo 4G, held up at U.S. customs over the International Trade Commission ban enacted last year. Now, the U.S. District Court of Deleware has ordered lawyers and other ‘decision makers’ to discuss a possible patent settlement, reports Florian...
Apple and HTC will have a court-ordered settlement talk on August 28th

Apple pursues Android source code records in second US Samsung suit

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As a part of one of its lawsuits against Samsung, Apple is asking US Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal for access to Google's Android source code records, Bloomberg reports. The documents are being demanded as part of pretrial information sharing; Apple argues in a court filing that Android is used in...
Apple pursues Android source code records in second US Samsung suit

Court doesn't allow sweeping inclusion of Android 4.1 ('Jelly Bean') in Apple-Samsung lawsuit

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A few weeks ago there was a lot of media coverage of a court hearing at which Apple and Samsung were discussing with Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal the proposed addition of newer products, such as the iPhone 5 and Galaxy Note 10.1, to their second California lawsuit (not the one that...
Court doesn't allow sweeping inclusion of Android 4.1 ('Jelly Bean') in Apple-Samsung lawsuit

U.S. court rules Google must disclose to Apple search terms used in discovery in Samsung case

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In mid-April I reported that "Apple called calls out Google on flawed search methodology, responsibility for Android's infringement". This was not about Google's Internet search engine but about a discovery dispute in the second California Apple v. Samsung case. Apple's patent infringement allegations relate to Android-based devices, and while some...
U.S. court rules Google must disclose to Apple search terms used in discovery in Samsung case

U.S. court penalizes Samsung for withholding 'design-around' source code from Apple

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In connection with a March 9, 2012 order that allowed Apple to take certain depositions out of time in order to make up for Samsung's lack of cooperation, I already wrote that "Apple has also tried to be no more forthcoming with documents than it's legally required to, but I...
U.S. court penalizes Samsung for withholding 'design-around' source code from Apple

Aaron Swartz Unlikely To Face Jail Or Conviction... Until Feds Decided To 'Send A Message'

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Things just keep looking worse and worse in the Carmen Ortiz/Stephen Heymann vendetta against Aaron Swartz. Now it's come out that state prosecutors, who were originally looking into the case had no interest in pursuing felony charges or prison time... until Carmen Ortiz and her team showed up. Instead, state...
Aaron Swartz Unlikely To Face Jail Or Conviction... Until Feds Decided To 'Send A Message'
Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet in court for patent dispute settlement talks within 90 days

After fruitless CEO meeting, Apple, Samsung look headed for trial

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In a surprise to almost no one following the case, Samsung and Apple are not any closer to an agreement to stop suing each other following a rare face-to-face session in San Francisco on Monday and Tuesday between the two companies’ CEOs. There is still no resolution to the ongoing...
After fruitless CEO meeting, Apple, Samsung look headed for trial
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