List of Legal News Articles

Huawei Sues Samsung over Alleged Patent Infringements
China's Huawei has launched a series of lawsuits against Samsung in China and the USA alleging the company has infringed on its patents. more

Apple Loses iPhone Trademark Lawsuit
Apple has lost a trademark lawsuit and will have to share the iPhone brandname in China. more

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with Yulong
Qualcomm has signed a new 3G and 4G Chinese patent license agreement with Yulong Computer Telecommunication Scientific (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. (Yulong), more

Qualcomm and LG Electronics Resolve Arbitration Dispute Over Licensing Terms
Qualcomm and LG Electronics have resolved through good faith negotiations an arbitration dispute over certain terms in their license agreement more

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with Hisense
Qualcomm has signed a new 3G and 4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with Hisense Group. more

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with EWPE
Qualcomm has entered into a new 3G and 4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with Zhuhai Ewpe Information Technology (EWPE), a subsidiary of Gree Electric Appliances. more

Ericsson and Huawei extend global patent cross license agreement
Ericsson and Huawei have agreed on extending their global patent license agreement between the two companies. more

Xiaomi Signs Patent License with Qualcomm
Qualcomm and Xiaomi have entered into a new 3G and 4G China patent license agreement. more

Qualcomm and ZTE Sign New 3G/4G License
Qualcomm says that it has signed a new worldwide 3G/4G license agreement with ZTE. more

Qualcomm and Huizhou TCL Mobile Communication Sign 3G/4G Patent Agreement
Qualcomm and Huizhou TCL Mobile Communication have entered into a 3G and 4G Chinese patent license agreement. more

Apple Ordered to Pay Damaged for Patent Infringement
Apple has been ordered to pay US$234 million in damages after it was found to have infringed patents held by a US university. more

Apple Loses iPhone Patent Lawsuit
Apple could be facing a bill for up to US$862 million after it lost a patent lawsuit initiated by a US university. more

Ericsson Sues Apple for Patent Infringement
Ericsson has filed lawsuits against Apple in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands. more

Ericsson sues Apple for patent infringement to defend fair licensing system
The patents include standard essential patents related to the 2G and 4G/LTE standards as well as other patents that are critical to features and functionality of Apple devices more

Dusseldorf Court Rejects Vringo's Patent Claims Against ZTE
ZTE says that it has welcomed the decisions of the District Court of Dusseldorf which ruled in its favor in a patent litigation with Vringo. more

Ericsson Counter-Sues Apple Over Patent Infringement
Ericsson has filed a complaint in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas requesting a ruling on Ericsson's proposed global licensing fees with Apple. more

Samsung and Qualcomm Sued for Patent Infringement
Both Qualcomm and Samsung are facing a patent lawsuit over claims that they are infringing on graphics patents owned by Nvidia. more

TruePosition and Ericsson settle antitrust litigation
TruePosition and Ericsson have reached a settlement of TruePosition's antitrust case against Ericsson. more

Apple and Samsung to Drop Some Patent Lawsuits
Apple and Samsung have agreed to drop their patent lawsuits against each other, but only outside the USA. more

Wi-LAN Wins Patent Dispute Against Ericsson
Patent troll, Wi-LAN says that it has won a court fight with Ericsson over the proper interpretation of a contract signed between the two companies. more

Microsoft Sues Samsung Over Android Patents Dispute
Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against Samsung seeking payment on Android patents that it says it has licensed to the company. more

Apple Pays $400 Million to Settle E-Book Pricing Conspiracy
Apple has agreed to pay US$400 million to settle allegations against it following a price-fixing conspiracy concerning how it set the prices of e-books sold through its iTunes store. more

FTC Alleges Amazon Billed Parents for Children's Unauthorized In-App Charges is the latest company to face accusations that it profited from the sale of mobile services without the users permission. more

Wi-LAN Signs Patent Licensing Deal with Nokia
Patent holding company Wi-LAN says that it has signed a multi-year license to a broad portfolio of wireless patents with Nokia Networks. more

Vringo Files Another Patent Lawsuit Against ZTE
Ringtones to patent lawsuit company, Vringo has added Romania to the long list of countries where it is suing ZTE for patent infringement. more

Qualcomm Overturns $173 Million Patent Lawsuit
Qualcomm has won an appeal over a US$173 million patent claim that had been originally filed against it by ParkerVision. more

ZTE Seeking to Have Vringo Patents Overturned in China
China's patent office is reviewing an application by ZTE to have 32 patents claimed by the former ringtone company, Vringo declared invalid. more

Gemalto Loses Android OS Patent Lawsuit
Gemalto has lost a patent lawsuit where it has claimed infringement of its patents by the Android OS. more

US Court Overturns Software Patent in Landmark Ruling
The USA Supreme Court has passed a ruling that could prove to be a major benefit to companies fighting vexatious patent lawsuits from so-called patent trolls. more

ZTE Files Anti-Trust Complaint Against Vringo in Europe
China's ZTE has filed an antitrust complaint with the European Commission, requesting it to investigate the licensing practices of ringtone to patent troll, Vringo more