Galaxy 7.7 Ban Should Be Throughout EU, German Court Rules

Law360, New York (July 24, 2012, 3:24 PM EDT) -- A German appeals court ruled Tuesday that a ban in that country on Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.'s Galaxy Tab 7.7 should be extended across the European Union for patent violations, but resisted Apple Inc.'s move to halt sales of the Galaxy Tab 10.1N.

In a win for Samsung, the Dusseldorf Higher Court upheld a lower court’s ruling that blocked a push by Apple to stop sales of Samsung’s redesigned Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the country, the court said in a statement.

In upholding the district court’s...
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