Apple loses bid for Samsung ban in Netherlands

Apple again lost a bid on Tuesday to have Samsung tablet computers banned in the Netherlands in a Dutch appeals case over infringing copyrights of its iPad tablet computer

By - January 24, 2012 Share on LinkedIn
Apple logo

Apple again lost a bid on Tuesday to have Samsung tablet computers banned in the Netherlands in a Dutch appeals case over infringing copyrights of its iPad tablet computer.

Apple, which has been locked in legal battles with Samsung in almost a dozen countries involving smartphones and tablets, had appealed a Dutch ruling, which said last year Galaxy Tab 10.1 models were not a copy of Apple’s iPad.

A Dutch appeals court dismissed Apple’s appeal, confirming the Dutch lower court’s ruling.

Apple and Samsung have been suing one another as the two technology giants jostle for the top spot in the booming smartphone and tablet markets.

Share your thoughts

Join the conversation

Connect with Us

androidappletwitterfacebookgoogleplusfeednewsletter

Poll

Which mobile operator do you think offers the best value-for-money data products?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

Massive MTN billing problems

MTN logo yellow

MTN subscribers are up in arms after having their services suspended by the network.

How to block a WhatsApp contact

Whatsapp on phone in hand

This is how you block and unblock WhatsApp contacts.

MTN faces fresh allegations in Nigeria

MTN shares graph

Nigerian authorities have accused MTN of illegally moving almost R190 billion out of the country.

Big DStv channel changes coming

DStv logo

MultiChoice has announced that it is cancelling some channels, moving several channels to cheaper packages and adding more HD channels.

Free MyBroadband Newsletter
×