Tag Archive: Lawsuit


$2 billion lawsuit claims Apple Watch idea was stolen

A Michigan woman is suing Apple and Nike for a combined $ 5 billion over claims that the two companies stole her concept for a device called a “Detachable Beeper Disc Digital Gym Shoe with Sensor.” She states that she filed a patent for her invention 20 years ago, well before the companies came up with […]

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

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Extra! Extra! Apple wants to keep fighting its eBook price-fixing lawsuit

In a story that would, ironically, make a pretty good eBook holiday thriller, Apple has dredged up its seemingly-ended eBook pricing conspiracy lawsuit — asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling stating that Apple conspired to fix eBook prices when it launched its original iPad and iBook store in January 2010. Yep, it’s the […]

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

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Extra! Extra! Apple wants to keep fighting its eBook price-fixing lawsuit

In a story that would, ironically, make a pretty good eBook holiday thriller, Apple has dredged up its seemingly-ended eBook pricing conspiracy lawsuit — asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling stating that Apple conspired to fix eBook prices when it launched its original iPad and iBook store in January 2010. Yep, it’s the […]

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

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Did Apple Music threaten Tidal with a $20M lawsuit over a Drake charity appearance?

Jay-Z’s Tidal music streaming service hasn’t been much of a threat to Apple Music so far, but according to Tidal, that’s not stopping Cupertino from suing them. Over charity, no less! According to a new report, Apple Music has threatened to sue Tidal for $ 20 million, due to rapper Drake’s appearance at a charity concert […] [Read More…]

Apple won’t face group lawsuit for lost iMessages

Apple has been spending a lot of time in court the past few years, but the company just avoided another potentially costly lawsuit this week, after a federal judge shot down a group’s request to sue Apple over lost text messages. A former iPhone user filed a lawsuit against Apple in San Jose, California, claiming […]

Samsung hit with lawsuit for crazy amounts of smartphone bloatware

Samsung phones have been bogged-down with bloatware for as long as they’ve been around, but a Chinese consumer protection group is doing more than just complain about it — by suing Samsung and another Chinese vendor, Oppo, for loading their… Read more ›

Samsung hit with lawsuit for crazy amounts of smartphone bloatware

Samsung phones have been bogged-down with bloatware for as long as they’ve been around, but a Chinese consumer protection group is doing more than just complain about it — by suing Samsung and another Chinese vendor, Oppo, for loading their… Read more ›

Apple is accused of bullying Monster over Beats lawsuit

Apple is accused of corporate bullying after reportedly booting rival headphone maker Monster from its “Made for iPhone” accessory program. Monster claims the move is in retaliation for an ongoing lawsuit against Beats, which is now owned by Apple. Monster… Read more ›

Ericsson takes lawsuit against Apple to Europe, wants up to $725m per year

Claiming that Apple is infringing on several of its patents, Ericsson has ramped up its lawsuit efforts against the company by expanding them to cover Germany, Britain and the Netherlands. “Apple continues to profit from Ericsson’s technology without having a… Read more ›

Apple proposes a new settlement to anti-poaching lawsuit

After almost four years of fighting a court case, Apple and three other large tech companies have finally reached a deal to end the class action lawsuit against them for the anti-poaching agreements that established with one another. First filed… Read more ›