Thursday – Apple said it filed a lawsuit against its rival Samsung in United Kingdom’s High Court earlier this week, as the two technology big players continue to fight for its legal rights involving their tablets and mobile phone products.
Apple did not release or expose any details regarding the lawsuit. Last June, the company, Samsung, filed a lawsuit against Apple in Chancery High Court, accusing apple of violating Samsung’s patented wireless technology inventions, according to the statement.
The Korea-based company also confirmed that it had also filed a lawsuit in a French court . . . → Read More: Apple and Samsung Rivalry Continues in UK
Apple is contributing over half the quantity of US$4.5 billion price tag for Nortel copyrights, with partners including Microsoft and Sony joined kicking in the rest.
Apple stated in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it will give around $2.6 billion toward the price of the Nortel patent acquisition. Nortel has been selling off portion of its business after filing for bankruptcy protection in 2009. It currently auctioned off its portfolio of around 6,000 copyrights. A consortium that consists of Apple, Microsoft, Sony, Research In Motion, EMC and Ericsson had the winning $4.5 billion bid. As . . . → Read More: Apple Gives More than Half of the Nortel Patent Price