Apple Wants Fed. Circ. Review Of ITC's Samsung Ban

Law360, San Francisco (October 16, 2013, 6:14 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. is appealing the U.S. International Trade Commission's August ruling that banned imports of some Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. smartphones found to infringe Apple patents, according to documents Apple filed with the Federal Circuit last week.

In a terse, two-page document, Apple requested a review of the ITC's Aug. 9 ruling, which imposed the ban, as well as several earlier ITC decisions, including an October 2012 ruling finding that several of Samsung's smartphones and tablets infringe four Apple utility and design patents, as well as...
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