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Apple vs. Samsung: Tokyo Battle

Apple vs. Samsung: Tokyo Battle

Expecting some tech-related legal news this week? Well how about the continuing saga of Apple vs. Samsung involving patent infringement? By now we all know the deal: Apple says Samsung ...
Google-Purchase-Waze

Google to acquire Waze – Social Mapping Service for more than $1 Billion

Google is on its way to buying Waze, the free map application for mobile devices. Waze, an Israeli company that has unique mapping technology, has been sought out to be purchased ...
Samsung Snatches Infringement Victory Over Apple

Samsung Snatches Infringement Victory Over Apple

Gather around, there’s Apple legal news this week! Some older models of the Apple iPhone and iPad have been deemed by the U.S International Trade Commission to infringe on a Samsung ...
Microsoft and Cisco Duel Over Purchase of Skype

Microsoft and Cisco Duel Over Purchase of Skype

Microsoft is in the sights of Cisco Systems Inc. as they are taken to Europe’s second highest court in a attempt to have its European approval in the purchase of Skype overturned. ...
Switzerland Attempts to Dodge More Fines For Protecting U.S Tax Dodgers

Switzerland Attempts to Dodge More Fines For Protecting U.S Tax Dodgers

Switzerland will be saving its banks from the United States by allowing Swiss banks to give information to U.S prosecutors via a bill ran through parliament earlier today. This means ...
Apple Ordered To Honor Warranty On Water Damaged iPod Touch and iPhone Devices

Apple Ordered To Honor Warranty On Water Damaged iPod Touch and iPhone Devices

Legal news early in the week and it’s Apple related. Cue the stock audience “Oooh!” effect. There is to be a $53 million settlement between Apple and their customers who were ...
Tumblr's $1.1 Billion Pie Divided Up, Criticism of Initial Reports Ensues

Tumblr’s $1.1 Billion Pie Divided Up, Criticism Ensues

  The 178 staff members of Tumblr—all of them—will get a slice of that $1.1 billion deal with Yahoo. That’s at least $371,000 each due to stock options says Crains New York—nothing ...
Sony Considering Splitting Entertainment Wing From Electronics Wing

Sony Considering Splitting Entertainment Wing From Electronics Wing

It looks as though Sony is putting thought into making the electronics and entertainment divisions separate entities. This comes after billionaire investor Daniel Loeb’s public offering ...
Atari Looking To Get Out Of Bankruptcy Protection

Atari Looking To Get Out Of Bankruptcy Protection

Times are pretty rough for the one time video game giant Atari Inc. Mucking around in bankruptcy protection, the company is looking for the court to sign off on the sale of its assets ...
Yahoo Snags Tumblr...Now What?

Yahoo Snags Tumblr…Now What?

Credit: Frank Franklin II (AP Photos) Yahoo has purchased Tumblr for $1.1 billion dollars, but what does it mean? What possible use could Yahoo have in something that has very little ...