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A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Apple-Samsung Trial In US Gets Underway In San Jose

A federal judge and lawyers for the world’s two biggest smartphone makers have begun picking a jury to determine how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and IPad features.

11/12/2013

Tech:Crunch Disrupt SF 2012. (James Martin/CNET)

Silicon Valley Patent Office Shelved

Silicon Valley’s high-tech firms are fighting what they consider a deeply personal federal cut this summer that shelves a planned patent office in this innovation-fueled region.

09/01/2013

iPhone with wraparound display

Cupertino-Based Apple Seeks Patent For iPhone Wraparound Display

Apple is seeking a patent for an iPhone that has a display that wraps around the edges of the device, expanding the viewable area and eliminating all physical buttons.

03/29/2013

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brazilian Company Selling Phone With ‘iPhone’ Name, Google Software

A Brazilian company has begun selling smartphones in Brazil with the iPhone brand after winning the legal right to use the name in Latin America’s biggest country.

12/20/2012

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Sides With Samsung In Apple Court Battle; Galaxy Nexus Sales Allowed

A federal appeals court has sided with Samsung Electronics Corp. in its ongoing patent dispute with Apple Inc.

10/11/2012

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung, Apple Battle Over $1 Billion Verdict

Neither side in a bitter patent battle is satisfied with Apple Inc.’s $1 billion jury verdict over Samsung Electronics after a three-week trial this summer. The two companies filed a blizzard of legal papers late Friday and early Saturday.

09/22/2012

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Targets Apple Online And In Court

Samsung Electronics plans to add the iPhone 5, set to be released Friday, to the list of Apple devices that it claims infringes its patents in a San Jose court case, according to court documents filed Wednesday.

09/20/2012

Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Apple Wants More Samsung Products Banned Following Verdict

Fresh off its court victory over Samsung Electronics Co., iPhone maker Apple Inc. is asking a federal court to add four more of its rival’s products to the list of patent-infringing products.

08/31/2012

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Court Says Samsung Didn’t Infringe On Apple Patent

A Tokyo court on Friday dismissed Apple Inc.’s claim that Samsung had infringed on its patent—the latest ruling in the global legal battle over smartphones that pits the two technology titans against each other.

08/31/2012

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Soul-Searching At Samsung Following Apple Patent Victory

A U.S. jury’s $1 billion verdict against Samsung for what rival Apple claimed was the illegal copying of its iPhone and iPad designs signals a turning point for the South Korean electronics giant.

08/28/2012

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