Federal Court Punts Apple v. Samsung Back to Judge Koh, Citing Overly Restrictive Causal Nexus Standard
Apple Inc. v. Samsung Elecs. Co.
By Amy Zhang – Edited by Elise Young
On November 18th, the Federal Circuit ruled on the Northern District Court of California’s decision, which denied Apple’s request for a permanent injunction. It affirmed the finding that Samsung did not infringe Apple’s design patents but vacated the denial of injunctive relief for utility patents. The decision turns on the the causal nexus between ongoing infringement and irreparable harm.Read More...