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Apple v. Qualcomm: Is Public Interest Apple's Best Defense in the ITC?

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The Administrative Law Judge at the US International Trade Commission (ITC) recently concluded not to ban Apple from importing its iPhones into the United States, even though he found that Apple infringed claims of a US...more

Knobbe Martens

Apple's Latest Watch Receives FDA Approval For ECG Functionality

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Since its first release in 2015, the Apple Watch has continued to evolve and incorporate more health- and fitness-tracking capabilities. The latest version of Apple’s Watch—Series 4—features a larger display screen, thinner...more

Knobbe Martens

Apple Watch Receives Clearance from FDA as an Over-the-Counter ECG-monitoring Device

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On September 12, 2018, Apple released its new Apple Watch Series 4 with a new ECG app that can take an electrocardiogram (ECG). Apple’s new Apple Watch Series 4 has been granted De Novo classification by the FDA, which allows...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Google has announced plans to shutter Google Plus, its “floundering answer to Facebook,” following the discovery of a security vulnerability that “exposed the private data of up to 500,000 users of the service.” Google...more

Cozen O'Connor

State AGs And SCOTUS: Term Preview

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State Attorneys General (“AGs”) continue to be active as both litigants and amici in cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. This term there are several cases with significant State AG amici involvement that implicate important...more

Cozen O'Connor

The State AG Report Weekly Update October 2018 #1

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Antitrust= 31 Attorneys General File Amicus Brief Urging U.S. Supreme Court to Allow Indirect Purchasers to Bring Antitrust Lawsuit Against Technology Company- A bipartisan coalition of 31 AGs filed an amicusbrief in...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Solicitor General, States Weigh In On Apple Supreme Court Case

As the Supreme Court prepares to hear Apple Inc. v. Pepper, a major case involving antitrust standing, interested parties across the political spectrum are weighing in with their ideas of how the case should be resolved....more

Knobbe Martens

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple, Inc.

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Federal Circuit Summary - Before Prost, Bryson, and O’Malley. Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. Summary: (1) To uphold a jury verdict of infringement, evidence must...more

WilmerHale

Senate Commerce Committee Conducts Hearing on Consumer Data Privacy; Industry Supports Federal Legislation

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On September 26, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation conducted a hearing titled “Examining Safeguards for Consumer Data Privacy” to discuss the current state of consumer privacy and whether Congress...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Hiding somewhat in the shadows during the rise of virtual currencies over the past year or two has been blockchain, the ledger technology that undergirds bitcoin and other cryptos, and its potential application beyond digital...more

Harness, Dickey & Pierce, PLC

Federal Circuit Remands After Patentee Failed to Disclose Priority Application to Standards Organization

In Core Wireless Licensing S.A.R.L. v. Apple Inc., [2017-2102] (August 16, 2018), the Federal Circuit affirmed in part, reversed in part, vacated in part, and remanded the district court decision that Apple infringed U.S....more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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The SEC has taken its first enforcement action against a hedge fund over its cryptocurrency investments—namely, falsely holding itself out as the “first regulated fund in the U.S. focused on crypto assets.” It also targeted a...more

Knobbe Martens

IXI IP, LLC v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Federal Circuit Summary - Before O’Malley, Mayer, and Reyna. Appeal from the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Summary: Claims may be rejected under 35 § U.S.C. 103 based on implicit disclosures of a prior art reference....more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Less than a day after the Journal reported that CBS and the Redstones are nearing a deal to resolve their many differences, we’ve learned that CBS chief Les Moonves—facing an investigation into alleged sexual harassment...more

Foley Hoag LLP - Privacy & Data Security

Apple to Require Apps on Its App Store to Have Privacy Policies

In an announcement on August 30, Apple told app developers that they would have to have a privacy policy on their apps by October 3, or they would not be able to be sold in the App Store: Upcoming privacy policy...more

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

Privacy Perils: Data Mining Dangers

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Last week, Apple removed Facebook's data-security app Onavo Protect from its app store for alleged violations of Apple's data-collection policies. Onavo, which has been available as a free download through Apple's app store...more

Knobbe Martens

Core Wireless Licensing v. Apple Inc.

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Federal Circuit Summary - Before Reyna, Bryson, and Hughes. Appeal from the Northern District of California. Summary: Breach of a duty of disclosure to a standards-setting organization may constitute implied waiver,...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Supreme Court Grants Apple’s Petition To Take Major Antitrust Standing Case

The Supreme Court has granted certiorari and will hear, next term, an appeal from Ninth Circuit’s decision in In re Apple iPhone Antitrust Litigation, a case we previously reported on. In In re Apple iPhone, the Ninth Circuit...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Jobs report Friday!  Here’s what to have in mind while you’re reviewing the numbers – Bloomberg and NYTimes and WSJ and MarketWatch Apple officially hit the stupefying $1 trillion market cap mark yesterday, as its shares rose...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Don’t Have “Means?” Things Might Get GUI

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The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reiterated that the relevant inquiry and factual findings required to support a conclusion that claims recite mean-plus-function terms is evidentiary support by the challenger...more

Patrick Law Group, LLC

Good, Bad or Ugly? Implementation of Ethical Standards In the Age of AI

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With the explosion of artificial intelligence (AI) implementations, several technology organizations have established AI ethics teams to ensure that their respective and myriad uses across platforms are reasonable, fair and...more

McKee, Voorhees & Sease, P.L.C.

Federal Circuit Offers Guidance On The Legal Standard For CBM Patents

On July 11, 2018, in Apple Inc. v. ContentGuard Holdings, Inc., the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) clarified what the proper legal standard is for determining whether a patent qualifies as a...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Apple Updates Crypto Currency Aspects of App Store Review Guidelines

Apple’s App Store Review Guidelines have been updated to address various aspects of crypto currency. Some of the relevant provisions include the following. One of the provisions relates to prevents an app from including...more

Harness, Dickey & Pierce, PLC

No-Harm, No-Foul: Board Denies Sanctions Where Patent Owner Suffered No Harm from Alleged Cross Examination Overreach

In Apple Inc. v. California Institute of Technology, IPR2017-00297, Paper 66, (June 29, 2018), the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), en route to finding claims 19-21 of U.S. Patent No. 7,916,781 invalid, also denied the...more

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

Zeroclick, LLC v. Apple Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2018)

Most software inventions are functional in nature. The focus is not on what the invention is so much as what it does. The same physical hardware can be programmed by way of software to carry out an infinite number of...more

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