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Broadcasters Ask Supreme Court to Shut Down Streaming-Video Service Aereo

Major TV broadcasters on Friday petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to shut down Aereo Inc., a streaming-video startup backed by media mogul Barry Diller that they allege is stealing their content and putting their fundamental business model at risk.

The Incredible Shrinking Apple E-Book Remedy

Not quite the “modest” injunction Apple would like, but getting closer.
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International Trade Commission Bans Certain Samsung Products, Saying Some Apple Patents Were Violated

However, it was a split ruling, with the agency finding no violations with regard to four other patents.
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Apple-Samsung Sales Ban Showdown Heads to Court Next Month

Apple gets a court date to argue in favor of a ban on the Samsung devices that last summer were found to infringe its patents.
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No Fast Lane for Apple’s Patent Pursuit of Samsung

The waiting is the hardest part.
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Apple Loses Bid to Ban Samsung Galaxy Nexus

This time for good.
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News Byte

iPhone, iPad Ban Delayed in South Korea

Apple’s iOS devices will remain on sale in South Korea for a while longer. The Seoul Central District Court has granted Apple’s request to stay the sales ban Samsung won against the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, first-generation iPad and the iPad 2, pending appeal. As for the sales ban Apple won against Samsung’s Galaxy products under the same ruling? Bloomberg reports the company hasn’t sought a stay.

Court Overturns Apple-Won Ban on Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus

A U.S. appeals court on Thursday overturned an Apple-won preliminary injunction banning the sale of Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus smartphone.
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Microsoft Wins Sales Ban Against Google’s Motorola in Germany

Google suffers yet another defeat in its overseas patent battle with Microsoft.
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