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Dutch court rules against Samsung, orders EU injunction for 3 smartphones [update: Samsung's response]

Dutch court rules against Samsung, orders EU injunction for 3 smartphones [update: Samsung's response]

Sean Brunett 71

Samsung has suffered another setback in the European Union. Weeks after a German court ordered an injunction of their Galaxy Tab 10.1, a Dutch court has ruled in Apple's favor against Samsung's Galaxy line of smartphones. According to the decision, Samsung infringed on patent number EP 2059868, which is for a "portable electronic device for photo management."Here is a description of the...

German court orders Samsung to halt Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales and advertisements, will affect most of EU

German court orders Samsung to halt Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales and advertisements, will affect most of EU

Anndrew Vacca 152

A German court has granted Apple a preliminary injunction in its ongoing patent dispute with Samsung, effectively halting all sales and advertisement of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 across the European Union. The ruling is on the grounds of community design infringement by Samsung, or what Apple calls the Galaxy Tab 10.1's imitation of the iPad 2, and does not have anything to do with specific...