For their part, HTC and Samsung have accused Apple of resorting to litigation instead of competing fairly in the market.

For their part, HTC and Samsung have accused Apple of resorting to litigation instead of competing fairly in the market.

An examination of the two patents the U.S. International Trade Commission found handset maker HTC infringed upon in an initial ruling on Friday has revealed that the patent claims in question may apply to “every Android device out there.” Apple won a skirmish on Friday in its ongoing dispute against HTC when a judge for the ITC ruled that the...

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple and Other Tech Companies Over Anti-Poaching Agreements

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple and Other Tech Companies Over Anti-Poaching Agreements

Law firm Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein today announced the filing of a class-action lawsuit against Apple and other tech companies over “no solicitation” agreements that prevented the companies from attempting to hire away each others’ employees. The lawsuit, filed by former Lucasfilm engineer Siddharth Hariharan, contends that the...

Regulators Eye Apple Anew

By THOMAS CATAN And NATHAN KOPPEL WASHINGTON—U.S. antitrust enforcers have begun looking at the terms Apple Inc. set this week for media companies who want to sell their content on its popular iPad and other devices, according to people familiar with the matter. Thomas Catan explains why U.S. antitrust enforcers have begun looking at the terms Apple set this...

New Survey Shows Verizon iPhone Will Have Major Impact on U.S. Wireless Service Providers

Can AT&T Forestall Large-Scale Defections? Jan. 13, 2011, 9:35 am EST |   By Paul Carton, Vice President of Research, ChangeWave The details of a Verizon iPhone have finally been released, but what impact will this long expected move actually have on U.S. wireless service providers and their subscribers? A new ChangeWave survey of 4,050 consumers, completed...

In a California showdown over corporate governance, the largest U.S. public pension fund is attacking Apple Inc. for the way it handles board elections. ReutersApple has been criticized on its corporate governance. CEO Steve Jobs, above. Apple’s directors can currently hang on to their seats with a single “yes” vote in uncontested elections....