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Apple is tied up in legal battles with competitors including Motorola, HTC and Samsung over products Steve Jobs felt were derivative of Apple's iconic iDevices. iTnews follows the latest in patent suits in Australian courts and around the world.

Apple loses US sales ban request against Samsung

Apple loses US sales ban request against Samsung

Injunction quashed by Californian judge.
Dec 18 2012 4:57PM
Samsung claims jury foreman in Apple patent case lied

Samsung claims jury foreman in Apple patent case lied

Wants new trial, ruling thrown out
Oct 5 2012 4:34AM
Motorola withdraws patent claims against Apple

Motorola withdraws patent claims against Apple

Unexplained.
Oct 3 2012 7:01AM
Samsung adds iPhone 5 to US lawsuit

Samsung adds iPhone 5 to US lawsuit

As Galaxy Tab 10.1 allowed for sale.
Oct 2 2012 2:16PM
Apple seeks $707m more in Samsung damages

Apple seeks $707m more in Samsung damages

Wants most products blocked in US.
Sep 24 2012 7:39AM
Motorola seeks ban on all current Apple devices

Motorola seeks ban on all current Apple devices

Samsung to attack iPhone 5.
Sep 21 2012 4:41AM
US sale ban on Samsung Galaxy 10.1 upheld

US sale ban on Samsung Galaxy 10.1 upheld

But may be lifted between injunctions.
Sep 19 2012 4:56AM
Apple cleared of Samsung infringement in US

Apple cleared of Samsung infringement in US

Preliminary ruling finds no case for four patents.
Sep 17 2012 7:00AM
Galaxy S III joins Apple-Samsung battle

Galaxy S III joins Apple-Samsung battle

Android phone makers consider other options.
Sep 3 2012 7:25AM
Apple lawsuit about 'values', not money

Apple lawsuit about 'values', not money

CEO emails staff after $1bn victory.
Aug 27 2012 8:00AM
Apple claims Samsung abused monopoly power in patents battle

Apple claims Samsung abused monopoly power in patents battle

Closing arguments in US trial.
Aug 20 2012 7:12AM
Apple and Samsung chiefs urged to talk again

Apple and Samsung chiefs urged to talk again

Time for peace.
Aug 16 2012 5:25AM
Apple in hot seat as Samsung alleges infringement

Apple in hot seat as Samsung alleges infringement

Focuses on smartphone features, not 3G.
Aug 15 2012 5:13AM
Apple licensed design patents to Microsoft

Apple licensed design patents to Microsoft

Anti-cloning agreement built in.
Aug 14 2012 7:00AM
Apple, Samsung spar over device ads, features

Apple, Samsung spar over device ads, features

What are patents worth to consumers?
Aug 13 2012 7:53AM
Apple, Samsung lawyers engage in 'hot tubbing'

Apple, Samsung lawyers engage in 'hot tubbing'

Aussie case takes weird turn.
Aug 7 2012 6:50AM
Apple seeks new orders on Samsung info leak

Apple seeks new orders on Samsung info leak

Wants patents validated in US case.
Aug 3 2012 5:46AM
Samsung found iPhone 'easy to copy': Apple

Samsung found iPhone 'easy to copy': Apple

US trial begins.
Aug 1 2012 6:47AM
Apple, Samsung prepare last-ditch fight in US

Apple, Samsung prepare last-ditch fight in US

Anticipated court battle begins.
Jul 30 2012 7:27AM
Samsung forced to seek new evidence in Aussie Apple suit

Samsung forced to seek new evidence in Aussie Apple suit

Back to the drawing board.
Jul 30 2012 7:00AM

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