Trade Commission Backs Apple in HTC Patent Fight

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By Kevin Fayle on December 20, 2011 2:26 PM

Apple has won the latest battle in the ongoing smartphone IP war. The US International Trade Commission has ruled that HTC phones using Google's Android operating system violate one of Apple's patents. While the ruling does not ban the importation of HTC phones outright, Samsung cannot resume importation of the phones until it remedies the violation.
Trade Commission Backs Apple in HTC Patent Fight