ITC Bans US Sales Of IPhones That Infringe Samsung Patent

Law360, New York (June 4, 2013, 7:32 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission ruled Tuesday that older models of Apple Inc.’s iPhone and iPad infringed a Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. patent and banned the California technology giant from selling the devices in the U.S.

The ITC found that AT&T models of Apple’s iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3, iPad 3G, and iPad 2 3G violated Section 337 of the Tariff Act and infringed certain claims in Samsung-held U.S. Patent No. 7,706,348, according to an ITC notice published Tuesday. The commission issued both a limited...
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