Apple Federal District Court Decisions

Johnson v. Apple Inc et al

Filed: September 21, 2017 as 6:2017cv02149
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc, Tim Cook
Plaintiff: Christopher Lee Johnson
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER adopting 10 Report and Recommendation. It is the judgment of the Court this action is DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE and without issuance and service of process. Signed by Honorable Mary Geiger Lewis on 9/21/2017.(abuc)

Johnson v. Apple Inc et al

Filed: September 21, 2017 as 6:2017cv02149
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc, Tim Cook
Plaintiff: Christopher Lee Johnson
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

JUDGMENT / The court has ordered that this action is dismissed without prejudice. (abuc)

Apple Inc. v. Mobile Star LLC

Filed: September 12, 2017 as 3:2016cv06001
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Mobile Star LLC
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Trademark

ORDER GRANTING MOTION FOR LEAVE by Hon. William H. Orrick granting 148 Motion for Discovery. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/12/2017)

Apple Inc. v. Acacia Research Corporation et al

Filed: September 12, 2017 as 5:2016cv07266
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Acacia Research Corporation, Cellular Communications Equipment LLC, Saint Lawrence Communications LLC, Cellular Communications Equipment GMBH, Saint Lawrence Communications GMBH, Conversant Intellectual Property Management Inc., Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l., Core Wireless Licensing Ltd., Nokia Solutions and Networks OY
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

ORDER DISMISSING CONVERSANT INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT INC., CORE WIRELESS LICENSING S.A.R.L., AND CORE WIRELESS LICENSING LTD. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 9/12/2017. (ejdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/12/2017)

Apple Inc. v. Acacia Research Corporation et al

Filed: September 11, 2017 as 5:2016cv07266
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Acacia Research Corporation, Cellular Communications Equipment LLC, Saint Lawrence Communications LLC, Cellular Communications Equipment GMBH, Saint Lawrence Communications GMBH, Conversant Intellectual Property Management Inc., Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l., Core Wireless Licensing Ltd., Nokia Solutions and Networks OY
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

ORDER GRANTING 106 STIPULATION TO DISMISS DEFENDANTS NOKIA CORPORATION, NOKIA SOLUTIONS AND NETWORKS OY, NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OY, CELLULAR COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT LLC, AND CELLULAR COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT GMBH. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 9/11/2017. (ejdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/11/2017)

Mitch Kalcheim v. Apple Inc. et al

Filed: August 10, 2017 as 2:2016cv09324
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc., Does
Plaintiff: Mitch Kalcheim
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS MOTION TO DISMISS 10 by Judge Otis D. Wright, II: The Court GRANTS IN PART and DENIES IN PART Apples Motion to Dismiss. Where leave to amend has been granted, Plaintiff must file an amended complaint curing the deficiency within 21 days of this Order. Apples response shall be due 21 days thereafter. (lc)

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Filed: July 27, 2017 as 3:2014cv00062
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
Nature of Suit: Patent

SECOND AMENDED JUDGMENT in favor of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation against Apple Inc. in the amount of $506,084,992.66. (WMC /PAO). (voc)

Opperman et al v. Kong Technologies, Inc. et al

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION RE FALSE ADVERTISING LAW AND RELATED CLAIMS by Judge Jon S. Tigar denying 802 Motion to Certify Class. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/25/2017)

Apple Inc v. Mobile Star LLC

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 2:2017mc00070
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Mobile Star LLC
Plaintiff: Apple Inc
Nature of Suit: Other

ORDER by Judge Robert S. Lasnik. This matter comes before the Court on Amazon.com, Inc.s opposition to plaintiffs motion to compel compliance with a third-party subpoena. In light of the opposition, the Clerk of Court is directed to give this matter a civil action number and assign it in rotation. (CDA)

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 3:2014cv00062
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
Nature of Suit: Patent

AMENDED JUDGMENT in favor of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation against Apple Inc. in the amount of $506,084,992.66. (WMC /PAO). (voc)

Opperman et al v. Kong Technologies, Inc. et al

Filed: July 6, 2017 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER GRANTING MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY APPROVAL OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT by Judge Jon S. Tigar granting 878 Motion for Settlement. Fairness Hearing set for 12/14/2017 at 2:00 PM in Courtroom 9, 19th Floor, San Francisco. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/6/2017)

Valencell, Inc. v. Apple Inc.

Filed: June 28, 2017 as 5:2016cv00001
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: Valencell, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER denying without prejudice 79 Motion for Summary Judgment; granting 96 Motion to Stay; denying without prejudice 110 Motion to Supplement Invalidity Contentions; denying 149 Motion for Reconsideration ; granting 151 Motion to Seal Document ; denying without prejudice 202 Motion for Leave to File. Signed by Chief Judge James C. Dever III on 6/28/2017. (Briggeman, N.)

Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. et al

Filed: June 23, 2017 as 5:2012cv00630
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER Re: Willfulness 2186 and Enhanced Damages 2191 . Signed by Judge Lucy H. Koh on June 23, 2017. (lhklc1S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/23/2017)

Ironworks Patents LLC v. Apple Inc.

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 1:2010cv00258
Court: Delaware District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: MobileMedia Ideas LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

REDACTED MEMORANDUM OPINION re: 745 SEALED MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 6/12/2017. (nmfn)

Ironworks Patents LLC v. Apple Inc.

Filed: June 12, 2017 as 1:2010cv00258
Court: Delaware District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: MobileMedia Ideas LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 6/12/2017. (fms)

Shaw et al v. Apple, Inc. et al

Filed: June 12, 2017 as 5:2017cv00066
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Apple, Inc., Sony Corporation, Sony Corporation of America, Sony Electronics, Inc., Sony Mobile Communications
Plaintiff: Venson M. Shaw, Steven M. Shaw
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER granting 16 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice, 17 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice, 18 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice and 19 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice added Tanya Chaney,Angela Mitchell,David W. Morehan,Palak Shah for Apple, Inc. Signed by Magistrate Judge David S. Cayer on 6/12/2017. (nvc)

Shaw et al v. Apple, Inc. et al

Filed: June 7, 2017 as 5:2017cv00066
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Apple, Inc., Sony Corporation, Sony Corporation of America, Sony Electronics, Inc., Sony Mobile Communications
Plaintiff: Venson M. Shaw, Steven M. Shaw
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER granting 14 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice added Gregory S. Gewirtz for Sony Electronics, Inc., Sony Mobile Communications. Signed by Magistrate Judge David S. Cayer on 6/7/2017. (tmg)

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Filed: June 6, 2017 as 3:2014cv00062
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
Nature of Suit: Patent

OPINION AND ORDER denying 677 Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law Or In the Alternative, For A New Trial; denying 681 Motion to Alter or Amend Judgment as to Willfulness Under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 59(e); granting in part and denyi ng in part 683 Motion for Equitable Relief; granting in part and reserving in part 685 Motion for an Accounting, Supplemental Damages Through the Date of Judgment, Prejudgment Interest and Post-Judgment Interest; granting in part and…

Gray v. Apple, Incorporated et al

Filed: June 5, 2017 as 3:2016cv04421
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Incorporated, APPLE STORE, KELLEY DORGAN, GREG HOPSON, City of Berkeley, Berkeley Police Department, TIMOTHY KAPLAN, ABC PARTNERSHIP, XYZ Corporation, JANE DOE, John Doe
Movant: Target
Plaintiff: TERELL GRAY
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE Show Cause Response due by 6/15/2017. Signed by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. on 6/15/2017. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/5/2017)

Cellular Communications Equipment LLC v. AT&T Inc. et al

Filed: May 25, 2017 as 2:2015cv00576
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Defendant: AT&T Inc., AT&T Mobility LLC, Alcatel-Lucent S.A., Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc., Ericsson Inc., Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, Apple Inc., HTC Corporation, HTC America, Inc., LG Electronics, Inc., LG Electronics USA, Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, ZTE Corporation, ZTE USA Inc., ZTE Solutions Inc.
Plaintiff: Cellular Communications Equipment LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER. Signed by Magistrate Judge Roy S. Payne on 5/25/2017. (nkl, )