Apple wins US sales ban of Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Monday 2 July 2012 | 06:24 CET | News
Apple has won a preliminary injunction banning sales of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Nexus smartphone in the US. This follows a similar court order on 26 June barring the Galaxy Tab 10.1 from the US market. Both products use Google's Android OS. US District Judge Lucy Koh said that Apple had made a strong case that Samsung was infringing its patents, the Wall Street Journal reports. She also concluded that Apple would suffer "irreparable harm" if an injunction weren't issued. The ruling centred on Samsung's alleged infringement of an Apple patent covering technology for searching multiple

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google / Samsung
Countries: United States
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