Saturday, April 18, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung Logo Removed From Japanese Smartphones
Google Is Getting Serious With Project Loon
New Technology Can Track Detailed Hand Motion
Office Universal apps Coming Next Month On Windows 10 for Phones
FCC Makes 150 MHz Of Contiguous Spectrum Available To Telecom Companies
Google Extends Chrome Support For Windows XP
ASUS X99 and Z97 Motherboards Now Support NVM Express Devices
AMD Reports Loss, Exits From High-density Server Business
Active Discussions
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Question about nero
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
 Home > News > Mobiles > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, December 09, 2011
Samsung Fails To Halt iPhone 4S Sales in France


A French court rejected a request by Samsung to impose a preliminary sales ban on Apple's iPhone 4s, Samsung said on Friday.

Samsung claimed that Apple's latest iPhone infringed its patented mobile communication technology. The court said there was no reason for an injunction at this stage.

Samsung now faces an uphill battle in similar suits against Apple in Italy, Australia and Japan. Among about 30 lawsuits involving the iPhone and iPad, Samsung has now won two injunctions but lost five.

The court in Paris cited "fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory" or FRAND rule, which Apple has successfully used several times to counter Samsung?s accusations. FRAND says a company can use core technology if it is essential for a product to work so long as it pays reasonable royalties. In reality that means a company can make the product first and pay later.

In October this year, a Dutch court also threw out an application from Samsung citing the FRAND principle.

Samsung will either appeal or simply continue with the main litigation.

On Friday, the Australian Supreme Court also a lifted a preliminary sales ban on Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1, while sales of the iPhone 4S were allowed to continue after a court agreed to hear a patent infringement case brought by Samsung in March.

On Tuesday, a court in Tokyo will review an application from Samsung to ban the iPhone 4S, while a court in Milan will review a similar case on Friday.

A U.S. court rejected Apple's bid last week to block Samsung from selling its Galaxy smartphones and tablets in the U.S. market.


Previous
Next
Panasonic to Expand Smartphone Business to European Market        All News        Qualcomm Brings Snapdragon S4 Processors to High Volume Smartphones
Panasonic to Expand Smartphone Business to European Market     Mobiles News      Qualcomm Brings Snapdragon S4 Processors to High Volume Smartphones

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Logo Removed From Japanese Smartphones
The Latest On Nvidia's Patent Dispute with Samsung
Samsung Display Buys Quantum Dot Technology From SEC
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Pricier to Build, Cheaper to Buy Than The Apple iPhone 6 Plus
Samsung Now Producing First M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD for PCs
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference Kicks Off June 8
Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor
Samsung to Make 14nm GPUs For Nvidia
Apple Seeks For Exclusive Streaming Deals
Apple Watch Goes On Sale
Apple Releases iOS 8.3
Apple's Watch Is Great But Do you Need it?

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .