Tag Archives: DoJ

Apple Case in opposition to Samsung have to cross back to lower court docket: US DoJ

america branch of Justice asked the ideal courtroom to overturn an appeals court ruling that had favoured Apple Inc over Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in smartphone patent litigation, and asked that it go back the case to the trial court for more litigation. Samsung had appealed a federal appeals courtroom ruling to the preferrred courtroom, which agreed to listen the ... Read More »

Apple Lawyer Says US DoJ Attempting to ‘Smear’ Company

Apple accused the US Justice Department on Thursday of trying to “smear” the company by trafficking in “desperate” and “unsubstantiated” claims in its ongoing quest to force the company to help unlock an encrypted iPhone linked to one of the San Bernardino, California shooters. “The tone of the brief reads like an indictment,” Apple General Counsel Bruce Sewell told reporters ... Read More »

US DoJ Seeks to Force Apple to Extract Data From Dozen Other iPhones: Report

The US Justice Department is looking at court orders forcing Apple Inc to help investigators extract data from iPhones in about a dozen undisclosed cases across the country, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources. This move comes on the heels of the San Bernardino, California, shooting case. The other phones, which were seized in a variety of criminal investigations, ... Read More »

US DoJ Seeks to Force Apple to Extract Data From Dozen Other iPhones: Report

The US Justice Department is looking at court orders forcing Apple Inc to help investigators extract data from iPhones in about a dozen undisclosed cases across the country, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources. This move comes on the heels of the San Bernardino, California, shooting case. The other phones, which were seized in a variety of criminal investigations, ... Read More »

US DoJ Calls Apple Refusal to Unlock iPhone a ‘Marketing Strategy’

The US Department of Justice filed a motion on Friday seeking to compel Apple Inc to comply with a judge’s order to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters, portraying the tech giant’s refusal as a “marketing strategy.” In response, a senior Apple executive, speaking with reporters on condition of anonymity, characterized the Justice Department’s ... Read More »