Apple Federal District Court Decisions

Epic Games, Inc. v. Apple Inc.

Filed: November 18, 2020 as 4:2020cv05640
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Interested Party: Donald R. Cameron
Plaintiff: Epic Games, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

ORDER by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers granting 113 Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings. (fs, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/18/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI IP, LLC et al

Filed: November 6, 2020 as 4:2019cv06769
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting (Docket Nos. 94 in case 4:19-cv-06769-HSG and 77 in case 4:19-cv-06773-HSG) Stipulation to Extend Time to Respond to Apple and Samsung's Motion to Stay Pending Reexamination. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/6/2020)

Browning v. Apple Inc et al

Filed: November 6, 2020 as 3:2020cv02936
Court: Texas Northern District Court
Defendant: Ditty S Bhatti, Apple Inc, Vincent J Bhatti, Susan D Bhatti, Christopher J Bhatti
Plaintiff: Michael W Browning
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER ACCEPTING 5 FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATION OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE. The court certifies that any appeal of this action would not be taken in good faith. (Ordered by Judge David C Godbey on 11/6/2020) (mjr)

Best et al v. Apple Inc. et al

Filed: October 30, 2020 as 1:2020cv08870
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Cartoon Network, Music TV, Pandora Music, Apple Inc., Amazon Muzic, Amazon Prime, Amazon
Plaintiff: Moses Best, Motisla Best
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

CIVIL JUDGMENT: IT IS ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED that the complaint is dismissed under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2)(B)(i). IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of Court mail a copy of this judgment to Plaintiff and note service on the docket. (Signed by Judge Louis L. Stanton on 10/29/2020) (Attachments: # 1 Appeal Package) (nb) Transmission to Docket Assistant Clerk for processing.

Best et al v. Apple Inc. et al

Filed: October 30, 2020 as 1:2020cv08870
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Cartoon Network, Music TV, Pandora Music, Apple Inc., Amazon Muzic, Amazon Prime, Amazon
Plaintiff: Moses Best, Motisla Best
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER OF DISMISSAL: Plaintiff's complaint, filed IFP under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(1), is dismissed as frivolous under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2)(B)(i). All other pending matters in this action are terminated. Plaintiff has consented to receive electronic service of Court filings. (ECF No. 3.) (Signed by Judge Louis L. Stanton on 10/29/2020) (nb) Transmission to Docket Assistant Clerk for processing.

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Filed: October 23, 2020 as 5:2019cv01692
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc
Plaintiff: UNILOC Luxembourg S.A., Uniloc USA, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Magistrate Judge Virginia K. DeMarchi re 168 Discovery Dispute re Apple Document Subpoena to Pendrell. (vkdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/23/2020)

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Filed: October 23, 2020 as 5:2019cv01692
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc
Plaintiff: UNILOC Luxembourg S.A., Uniloc USA, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Magistrate Judge Virginia K. DeMarchi re 163 Discovery Dispute re Apple's Interrogatory No. 12. (vkdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/23/2020)

Sentius International, LLC v. Apple Inc.

Filed: October 15, 2020 as 4:2020cv00477
Court: California Northern District Court
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART APPLE INC.S PARTIAL MOTION TO DISMISS THIRD AMENDED COMPLAINT FOR PATENT INFRINGEMENT by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers; granting in part and denying in part 61 Motion to Dismiss. Case Management Statem ent due by 11/16/2020. Response to complaint due by 11/5/2020. Further Case Management Conference set for Monday, 11/23/2020 02:00 PM by Zoom Webinar Videoconference before Hon. Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers. Zoom link information will be posted on…

Best Companies, Inc. v. Apple Inc.

Filed: October 7, 2020 as 5:2020cv06971
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Plaintiff: Best Companies, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

SUA SPONTE Judicial Referral for Purpose of Determining Relationship of Case 5:20-cv-06971 NC and 5:18-md-02827 EJD, In re Apple Inc. Device Performance Litigation. Signed by Judge Nathanael Cousins on 10/7/2020. (lmhS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/7/2020)

Epic Games, Inc. v. Apple Inc.

Filed: October 6, 2020 as 4:2020cv05640
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc.
Interested Party: Donald R. Cameron
Plaintiff: Epic Games, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

CASE SCHEDULING AND PRETRIAL ORDER. Close of Expert Discovery due by 3/31/2021. Close of Fact Discovery due by 2/15/2021. Opening Reports due by 2/15/2021. Rebuttal Reports due by 3/15/2021. Joint statement re compliance deadline is due by 3/26 /2021. Bench Trial set for 5/3/2021 08:30 AM before Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers. Joint Pretrial Conference Statement filed by 4/9/2021. Pretrial Conference set for WEDNESDAY, 4/21/2021 09:00 AM before Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers. …

Apple Inc. v. IXI IP, LLC et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2019cv06769
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 85 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Bailey A. Blaies. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2020cv04050
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 35 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Re Robert S. Reich. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2020cv04050
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 36 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Re Bailey A. Blaies. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2020cv04050
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 32 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Re Jason D. Cassady. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2020cv04050
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 33 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Re Hamad M. Hamad. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al

Filed: August 31, 2020 as 4:2020cv04050
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 34 Motion for Pro Hac Vice Daniel R. Pearson. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/31/2020)

Apple Inc. v. IXI IP, LLC et al

Filed: August 5, 2020 as 4:2019cv06769
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: IXI IP, LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.
Plaintiff: Apple Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting (Docket No. 79 in case 4:19-cv-06769-HSG and 62 in case 4:19-cv-06773-HSG ) Stipulation TO EXTEND THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING A JOINT CLAIM CONSTRUCTION STATEMENT UNDER PATENT L.R. 4-3. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/5/2020)

The California Institute of Technology v. Broadcom Limited et al

Filed: August 3, 2020 as 2:2016cv03714
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Broadcom Limited, Broadcom Corporation, Apple Inc., Avago Technologies Limited, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
Plaintiff: The California Institute of Technology
Nature of Suit: Patent

JUDGMENT by Judge George H. Wu. IT IS ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED THAT JUDGMENT IS HEREBY ENTERED IN THIS MATTER AS FOLLOWS: Judgment is entered against Broadcom and Apple on their counterclaims and/or affirmative defenses of non-infringement; i nvalidity; laches, waiver, estoppel, unclean hands; inequitable conduct; preclusion; and failure to mark. Caltech shall recover (1) $270,241,171.00 from Broadcom on the jury verdict; (2) $18,004,985.49 in pre-judgment interest on…

Cohen et al v. Apple Inc. et al

Filed: August 3, 2020 as 3:2019cv05322
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc., Samsung Electronic America Inc
Plaintiff: Kimberly Benjamin, Jonathan Wolfe, Scott Cischke, Nicholas Carlson, Chad Smith, Andrew Cohen, Kaleah C Allen, Sarah D Smith, Mark Weiler, Timothy Hornick, Albert Collins, Matt Koppin
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

ORDER RE 136 144 ESI PROTOCOL. By Judge Alsup. (whalc3, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/3/2020)

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Filed: July 30, 2020 as 5:2019cv01692
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Apple Inc
Plaintiff: UNILOC Luxembourg S.A., Uniloc USA, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Magistrate Judge Virginia K. DeMarchi re 124 Discovery Dispute re Apple's Document Requests Nos. 103-106. (vkdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/30/2020)