April 24, 2013
by Blake Lynch
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled Monday that Apple did not infringe a Motorola patent covering proximity sensors. The USITC concluded that the concept at issue was too obvious to merit patent protection. Although Apple is based in the US, it outsources production of its mobile ...[read more]
July 23, 2012
by Dan Taglioli
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) on Friday upheld a ruling by its administrative law judge (ALJ) that Apple and Research in Motion (RIM) did not illegitimately use digital image preview technology patented by Eastman Kodak. Kodak had appealed earlier USITC rulings that neither Apple ...[read more]
July 16, 2012
by Garrett Eisenhour
On July 16, 2010, the US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled that HTC infringed Apple's patents after the company filed a complaint against Apple relating to cell phones using Android operating systems. A year prior, Apple had filed suits against HTC alleging patent infringement in the US ...[read more]
June 12, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled on Monday that HTC could not use five patents that it obtained from Google last August in its case against Apple. Apple had argued that HTC did not obtain all necessary rights to the intellectual property from Google. The patents were ...[read more]
December 20, 2011
by Michael Haggerson
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled on Monday for Apple on a patent complaint against HTC for infringing its "data tapping" patents. The USITC found that HTC had violated section 337 of the Tarriff Act of 1930 by infringing on some of the claims of patent nos. 5,946,647, 6,343,263, ...[read more]
November 22, 2011
by Jamie Reese
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled Monday for Apple on a patent complaint brought by HTC. The USITC found that Apple had not violated Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 by reasons of infringement of Patent Nos. 6,658,146, 6,683,978, 6,775,417 and 7,043,087. These patents ...[read more]
August 17, 2011
by Julia Zebley
HTC filed three new patent complaints against Apple on Tuesday through the US International Trade Commission (USITC), the latest in a series of suits filed back and forth between the two companies. Patents 7,765,414; 7,672,219 and 7,417,944 are at issue, all dealing with various functions of ...[read more]
August 9, 2011
by Chris Morris
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) announced Monday that it will investigate a claim made last month by Apple that HTC committed patent infringement related to touchscreen and scrolling features. Alleging that HTC violated section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 by importing copyrighted ...[read more]
July 17, 2011
by Julia Zebley
Apple prevailed in a complaint against HTC on Saturday when the US International Trade Commission (USITC) ruled against HTC for patent infringement on patents 5,946,647 and 6,343,263, both of which relate to cell phones that run the Android operating system (OS). HTC will appeal the ruling. If ...[read more]
July 12, 2011
by Chris Morris
Apple filed a complaint against HTC Friday with the US International Trade Commission (USITC) for patent infringement related to scrolling and touchscreen features. HTC denied this claim. This is the second suit that Apple has brought against HTC. Last year, Apple filed suits in the US District ...[read more]

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