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Judge orders Samsung to stop ripping off Apple

Samsung might soon be legally forbidden from continuing to rip off Apple. In a 2-1 decision today, a federal appeals court ruled that the monetary damages another court ordered the South Korean company to pay Apple last year wasn’t enough; it also had to stop using those design elements that infringe upon Cupertino’s patents. This […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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You be the judge with music competition game Chosen

Note: Chosen is available for free right now but the ability to sing and judge is invite-only for now. As a special treat for Cult of Mac readers, however, the first 500 folks that enter the code 313 into the…Read more ›

You be the judge with music competition game Chosen

SAN FRANCISCO — David Hyman is no stranger to the music business, having sold MOG to Beats when the headphone company wanted a music subscription service. He was the CEO at Gracenote before that, and the director of ad sales…Read more ›

Appeals court judge suggests Amazon is the real e-book monopolist

Apple was found guilty last year of colluding with publishers to raise ebook prices, but now that the antitrust case is being heard by the Second U.S. Court of Appeals, two out of the three appellate judges are starting to…Read more ›

U.S. judge rejects Apple’s $324.5 million settlement for wage-fixing

A federal judge has rejected the $ 324.5 million settlement Apple and others have agreed to pay after facing accusations that the company colluded with Silicon Valley’s top tech firms to avoid poaching each other’s employees. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh…Read more ›

Judge in e-book antitrust case is unhappy Apple may pay just $70m

U.S. District Judge Denise Cote says that it is “most troubling” that Apple could potentially be made to pay just $ 70 million in its antitrust case related to e-book price fixing. Cote was speaking during a teleconference on Thursday regarding…Read more ›

Judge could reject Apple’s settlement in anti-poaching suit

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh may reject a plea put forward by Apple, Google, and two other companies following a lawsuit which accused Apple of participating in anti-poaching practices. As previously reported, Apple, Adobe, Google, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, and Pixar…Read more ›

Judge could reject Apple’s settlement in anti-poaching suit

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh may reject a plea put forward by Apple, Google, and two other companies following a lawsuit which accused Apple of participating in anti-poaching practices. As previously reported, Apple, Adobe, Google, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, and Pixar…Read more ›

Belgian Judge Almost Blocked Apple’s Website Over Misleading Warranty Options

An investigative magistrate in Belgium reportedly considered forcing Internet service providers to block Apple’s website, after claims that the company is misleading customers over warranty options. Apple has been involved with a long-running dispute with the European legal system over…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple’s Antitrust Compliance Monitor Will Stay, Judge Rules

The verdict is in — and Apple is stuck with Michael Bromwich, the antitrust monitor appointed to ensure the company’s compliance in e-book price fixing antitrust rulings. Apple had asked U.S. District Judge Denise Cote to disqualify Bromwich on the…Read more ›    [Read More…]