Apple being sued by Japanese company over Animoji

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 23 October 2017

The animated emojis shown on the iPhone X may need a new name, following a Japanese company's recent lawsuit against Apple. FULL STORY >


New York court approves lawsuit over Sony Xperia waterproof claims

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 23 August 2017

Possibly good news for Sony Xperia phone owners that suffered water damage, but potentially dangerous for the Japanese company. FULL STORY >


Nintendo faces possible lawsuit over Switch JoyCon design

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 August 2017

The makers of the Wikipad are claiming the Nintendo Switch's JoyCon controllers infringe on concept patents. FULL STORY >


ZeniMax may seek injunction to stop Oculus Rift headset sales

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 February 2017

After it was recently awarded $500 million in a lawsuit with Oculus, ZeniMax may be seeking an injunction to stop Rift VR headsets from being sold. FULL STORY >


FairSearch - Android a Trojan Horse

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 April 2013

Lobbyist group FairSearch.org files a complaint with the EU Commission against Google and its mobile strategy with Android. FULL STORY >


Nokia and RIM bury the patent lawsuit hatchet

By Hanleigh Daniels 21 December 2012

Nokia and RIM settle all outstanding legal actions between the two firms, thanks to a patent licence agreement. FULL STORY >


Fujifilm files patent lawsuit against Motorola Mobility

By Hanleigh Daniels 16 July 2012

Fujifilm sues Motorola Mobility over alleged patent violations. FULL STORY >


Microsoft forms new strategic partnership with Barnes and Noble

By Hanleigh Daniels 30 April 2012

Software giant Microsoft and Barnes & Noble end their legal battles and form a new strategic partnership to bring the NOOK digital book store to Windows 8. FULL STORY >


Microsoft wins a battle in its patent war vs. Motorola Mobility

By Hanleigh Daniels 12 April 2012

Microsoft gets a US court order against Motorola Mobility that will keep the US smartphone maker from enforcing a possible sales ban against its products in Germany. FULL STORY >


Apple, Sony, HTC and co slapped with patent lawsuits

By Hanleigh Daniels 28 March 2012

Graphics Properties Holdings has filed patent lawsuits against Apple, Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG, as well as RIM. FULL STORY >


Varia Holdings files patent lawsuit against RIM and Samsung

By Hanleigh Daniels 20 March 2012

Research In Motion and Samsung are being sued by Varia Holdings over alleged patent violations regarding the use of emoticons. FULL STORY >


Yahoo files lawsuit against Facebook

By Hanleigh Daniels 13 March 2012

Yahoo! files a patent lawsuit against Facebook over alleged patent violations. FULL STORY >


Apple sues Motorola Mobility over patent licencing

By Hanleigh Daniels 13 February 2012

Apple files a lawsuit against Motorola Mobility in the US, over the licensing of cellular technology. FULL STORY >


Kodak files for bankruptcy protection

By Hanleigh Daniels 19 January 2012

The Eastman Kodak company files for bankruptcy protection whilst also taking a shot against Samsung. FULL STORY >


Kodak files patent infringement lawsuit against Fujifilm

By Hanleigh Daniels 16 January 2012

Kodak alleges patent infringement and sues Fujifilm amid reports that it will be filing for bankruptcy. FULL STORY >

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