ITC To Review Apple's IPhone, IPad In HTC 337 Suit

Law360, New York (June 11, 2010, 6:36 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission voted Friday to proceed with a Section 337 investigation into whether Apple Inc.'s imports of iPhone, iPad and iPod products infringe five of HTC Corp.'s patents covering hardware and software used in portable electronic devices.

Taiwan-based HTC lodged the complaint on May 12, alleging Apple infringed the patents by importing into the U.S. the China-made products, and seeking an exclusion order to halt further imports.

“We are taking this action against Apple to protect our intellectual property, our industry partners and,...
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