Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung's New Curved TV Costs A Fortune
Seagate Launches Channel On Roku
Apple OS X Yosemite Bets Coming on Thursday
Apple Says There Are No Backdoors In iOS
Sony Invests in Image Sensor Production
Ultra-High-Definition TVs Still Lack Market Penetration
Lumia 530 Entry-level Windows Phone Released
ASUS Launches the RT-AC87 Dual-Band Wireless-AC2400 Gigabit Router
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > General Computing > Proview...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, February 24, 2012
Proview Files New Lawsuit Against Apple in The U.S. Over iPad Name


Following an unsuccessful attempt to block sales of Apple's iPad tablet PC in Shanghai, a unit of Proview International Holdings Ltd has reporetdly filed a new lawsuit in California.

A unit of Proview International Holdings Ltd is already suing Apple in multiple Chinese jurisdictions and requesting that sales of iPads be suspended across the country.

According to a Reuters report, Proview Electronics Co Ltd and Proview Technology Co filed a lawsuit in Santa Clara County last week. Proview accuses Apple of creating IP Application Development Ltd, or IPAD to buy the iPad name from it. In its filing, Proview alleged lawyers for IPAD repeatedly said it would not be competing with the Chinese firm, and refused to say why they needed the trademark.

Apple on Friday reiterated its statement saying that it had bought Proview's worldwide rights to the iPad trademark in 10 different countries several years ago. It also said that Proview had refused to honor their agreement and a Hong Kong court had sided with the U.S. technology giant in the matter.

A Shanghai court this week threw out Proview's request to halt iPad sales in the city. But the outcome of the broader dispute hinges on a higher court in Guangdong, which earlier ruled in Proview's favor.

Debt-laden Proview International needs to come up with a viable rescue plan before mid-2012 or else it faces delisting from the Hong Kong stock exchange. The company is obviously seeking a settlement with Apple.


Previous
Next
Dell Acquires AppAssure Cloud Security Company        All News        Apple Push Email Service Unavailable for iCloud and MobileMe Mail Users Located in Germany
Dell Acquires AppAssure Cloud Security Company     General Computing News      Mozilla Rebrands BrowserID To "Persona"

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple OS X Yosemite Bets Coming on Thursday
Apple Says There Are No Backdoors In iOS
Apple's Revenue Boosted By China Growth
Apple Granted Patent for Smartwatch
iTunes Festival Returns to London
Europe Says Apple Should Do More To Protect Users From In-app Purchases Problem
iPhone 6 Production Started in July: reports
Apple and Samsung Dominate Smartphones Sales
Apple and IBM Partner On Enterprise Mobility
Apple May Delay The Release Of 5.5-inch iPhone 6
China Claims iPhone Threatens Country's Security
Apple May Release All-Glass iPhone

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .