Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
CEA Unveils New Logos For 4K Displays
IBM Offers Watson Data Tool To the Mainstream
Microsoft Releases New Arc Touch Bluetooth Mouse, PC Accessories
Toshiba Introduces New Exceria UHS-I SD Memory Cards, Transmemory Flash Drive
Nvidia SHIELD Tablet Gets 32GB Storage and 4G LTE
Micron M600 SSD Released With Dynamic SLC Cache
Orange to Buy Spanish Operator Jazztel
US Government Data Requests Increased: Google
Active Discussions
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
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
 Home > News > General Computing > EU Call...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, October 17, 2013
EU Calls For Comments on Samsung Settlement Offer


Samsung Electronics has offered to stop taking rivals such as Apple to court in Europe over patent disputes in order to end an antitrust investigation, and the European Commission is calling for comments or objections to Samsung's proposal.

The Commission has said it believes the South Korean company may have abused its patent portfolio to stifle competition in areas where its technology is dominant, using lawsuits to block rivals such as Apple from bringing products to market when it should be offering licenses to use the technology on reasonable terms. The Commission has concerns that Samsung's seeking of injunctions against Apple in the European Economic Area (EEA) on the basis of its mobile SEPs may have amounted to an abuse of a dominant position prohibited by EU antitrust rules.

To remedy these concerns, Samsung has offered to abstain from seeking injunctions for mobile SEPs for a period of five years against any company that agrees to a particular licensing framework.

The Comission said that interested parties could submit their comments within one month. If the Commission concludes, in light of the comments received, that the commitments address the competition concerns, it may decide to make them legally binding on Samsung.




Previous
Next
Acer Introduces The Iconia W4 8-inch Windows 8.1 Tablet        All News        Chipmaker TSMC Reports Increased Earnings
Visual Studio 2013 Available for Download     General Computing News      Chipmaker TSMC Reports Increased Earnings

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New Samsung NX1 Launches With APS-C backside-illuminated CMOS
Korean Authorities To Inverstigate LG-Samsung Dispute
Samsung Open Source Conference Kicks off Tuesday
Diesel Black Gold Introduces Custom Samsung Gear S at Runway Show
Samsung Outlines Its Vision for the Future Home At IFA 2014
Samsung Launches Tizen Wearable SDK for Gear S
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Announced At IFA
Samsung Goes Curvy At IFA 2014
Samsung Partners With Oculus On Gear VR, Announces Galaxy Note 4 And Galaxy Edge at IFA 2014
Samsung Acquires Canadian Cloud Solution Provider
Samsung Introduces First Curved Soundbar For TVs
Samsung Partners with Nike On Running App

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 .