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Apple wins initial ITC ruling on Samsung patent infringement

Thursday 25 October 2012 | 09:08 CET | News
The US International Trade Commission has found that Samsung infringes four patents held by Apple, including one for the front face of the iPhone and one for touch-screen technology co-invented by Steve Jobs. ITC Judge Thomas Pender posted the notice, and his findings remain subject to review by the full commission, which has the power to halt imports of the products. It should finish its investigation by late February, Bloomberg reports. The design patent found to be infringed is for the flat front face of the phone, with wider borders at the top and bottom and a lozenge-shaped speaker slot

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