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Chinese artificial intelligence company files $1.4 billion lawsuit against Apple

Chinese artificial intelligence company files $1.4 billion lawsuit against Apple

Published 03/08/2020

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese artificial intelligence company Shanghai Zhizhen Intelligent Network Technology Co., Ltd., also known as Xiao-i, has filed a lawsuit against Apple Inc, [more…]

Amazon tests screening new merchants for fraud via video calls in pandemic

Amazon tests screening new merchants for fraud via video calls in pandemic

Published 27/04/2020

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is piloting the use of video conference calls to verify the identity of merchants who wish to sell goods on [more…]

Quantum tech company Nanoco files patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung

Quantum tech company Nanoco files patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung

Published 17/02/2020

(Reuters) - British nanotechnology company Nanoco said on Monday it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co and affiliates in a district [more…]

Trump signs executive order aimed at preventing sales of counterfeit goods from overseas

Trump signs executive order aimed at preventing sales of counterfeit goods from overseas

Published 01/02/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday aimed at preventing counterfeit products from abroad from being sold to U.S. citizens [more…]

U.S. exports to China to nearly double in ‘totally done’ trade deal: Lighthizer

U.S. exports to China to nearly double in ‘totally done’ trade deal: Lighthizer

Published 16/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The “phase one” U.S.-China trade deal will nearly double U.S. exports to China over the next two years and is “totally done” [more…]

Bristol-Myers wins $752 million in U.S. patent case against Gilead

Bristol-Myers wins $752 million in U.S. patent case against Gilead

Published 14/12/2019

(Reuters) - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Friday said it won a $752 million jury verdict against Gilead Sciences Inc in a U.S. patent dispute relating [more…]

GlobalFoundries seeks to ban U.S. import of TSMC clients’ products

GlobalFoundries seeks to ban U.S. import of TSMC clients’ products

Published 27/08/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Contract chipmaker GlobalFoundries has sued larger rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) for patent infringement, seeking to stop the defendant’s customers including [more…]

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute

Published 17/08/2019

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc on Friday defeated an appeal by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in what the online retailer has called a $1.5 billion [more…]

Carrie Underwood and NFL stole ‘Sunday Night Football’ theme: lawsuit

Carrie Underwood and NFL stole ‘Sunday Night Football’ theme: lawsuit

Published 20/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Country music superstar Carrie Underwood, the National Football League and NBC were sued on Wednesday for allegedly copying the “Game On” [more…]

Huawei trade secrets lawsuit opens in Texas amid spying allegations

Huawei trade secrets lawsuit opens in Texas amid spying allegations

Published 03/06/2019

(Reuters) - Huawei Technologies, the Chinese telecommunications equipment supplier fighting a U.S. sales ban, kicks off a trade secrets lawsuit in the United States on [more…]