Puzzlemaster Targets Apple Over IPhone Game

Law360, New York (June 16, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A professional puzzle crafter has sued Apple Inc. for copyright infringement over its ParkingLot application for the iPhone, a parking lot-inspired block puzzle that is allegedly a copy of a popular game the puzzle maker developed decades ago.

Don Rubin, dubbed by the World Almanac as “America’s premiere puzzlemaster,” filed a lawsuit June 9 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, claiming Apple has violated the copyright to his parking lot puzzle Lots of Luck by selling a too-similar game in its...
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