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October 10, 2018
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Apple faces class action lawsuit alleging it misrepresents what’s included in iTunes Season Passes

Apple is facing a class action lawsuit over how it labels TV bundles in the iTunes Store, according to a new report from The Hollywood Reporter. The class action lawsuit was recently filed in California federal court and alleges that … Continue reading

September 28, 2018
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Patent lawsuit takes aim at Apple’s encrypted iMessage and FaceTime services, VPN technology

A lawsuit filed in federal court on Thursday alleges certain aspects of Apple products, including iMessage and FaceTime, infringe on multiple patents owned by Finnish holdings firm MPH Technologies, which attempted to license its IP to Apple in 2016. AppleInsider … Continue reading

July 27, 2018
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New patent lawsuit targets Apple over voice control tech in Siri- & HomeKit-enabled devices

A fellow Californian company, SpeakWare, on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Apple, accusing the iPhone maker of violating a U.S. voice control patent. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

June 4, 2018
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Third class action lawsuit over MBP keyboard alleges ‘fraudulent concealment’

If there’s ever a problem with an Apple product, a class action lawsuit is sure to follow – and it’s rarely just one. We’ve already seen two filed over alleged design defects in the butterfly keyboard used in the 12-inch MacBook … Continue reading

April 7, 2018
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Apple hit with patent infringement lawsuit over the Apple Watch’s heart rate technology

As detailed in a new report from Axios, Apple is facing a lawsuit from Michigan-based Omni MedSci over the Apple Watch. The company, a technology started focused on “near-infrared and mid-infrared broadband lasers,” alleges that the heart rate technology in … Continue reading

January 17, 2018
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NY attorney general isn’t waiting on Congress, leads multi-state lawsuit to restore net neutrality

Multi-state efforts to reverse last month’s FCC decision to repeal net neutrality have been formalized today with a court filing. more… 9to5Mac

January 6, 2018
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Comments Off on Firm that won $450M iBooks pricing case against Apple files class action lawsuit over iPhone throttling

Firm that won $450M iBooks pricing case against Apple files class action lawsuit over iPhone throttling

Despite its apology and cheaper battery replacement pricing, Apple is still facing scrutiny for how it slows down older iPhones in conjunction with battery wear. Joining the growing number of cases against Apple, consumer-rights law firm Hagens Berman has filed … Continue reading

January 3, 2018
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Spotify slapped with $1.6B copyright lawsuit over songs by The Doors, Tom Petty, others

Spotify last week was hit with a $ 1.6 billion lawsuit leveled by Wixen Music Publishing, a music publisher that alleges the streaming music giant is using thousands of songs from its catalog without a license and compensation. AppleInsider – … Continue reading

February 3, 2017
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Class action lawsuit claims Apple intentionally broke FaceTime on iOS 6 to push users towards iOS 7

Apple has been hit with another class action lawsuit in California. This one alleges that the company forced users to upgrade to iOS 7 by essentially breaking FaceTime in iOS 6. The move to render FaceTime useless in iOS 6, according … Continue reading

February 1, 2017
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Tim Cook says he’s open to settling Qualcomm lawsuit, but expects a lengthy legal battle

One of the more pressing questions during Apple’s earning call earlier this afternoon centered on the company’s current litigation battle with Qualcomm. Toni Sacconaghi of Bernstein pressed Tim Cook for comments on Apple’s decision to sue Qualcomm, bringing up a … Continue reading

January 24, 2017
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Qualcomm to continue supplying Apple with chips despite $1B lawsuit, considering legal rebuttal

Qualcomm is expected to continue supplying modems and other components to Apple despite facing a $ 1 billion lawsuit over patent royalties and a related U.S. Federal Trade Commission action involving the Cupertino tech giant, according to a report on … Continue reading

October 8, 2016
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Class action lawsuit against Apple over iPhone 6 ‘Touch Disease’ hardware flaw gains momentum

A few months back, we reported on a hardware flaw plaguing a growing number of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users, which garnered the name of “Touch Disease.” Shortly after the flaw was initially reported on, a trio of … Continue reading

July 21, 2016
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Apple hit with lawsuit targeting AppleCare+ refurbished devices

A class action suit filing in California complains that "refurbished" service stock replacements doled out by Apple in exchange for damaged devices to AppleCare+ service plan holders are not functionally the same as new. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

April 18, 2016
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Comments Off on Class action lawsuit attacks Tidal over ‘Life of Pablo’ exclusivity

Class action lawsuit attacks Tidal over ‘Life of Pablo’ exclusivity

A lawsuit launched Monday accuses Tidal — along with rapper Kanye West, and Jay Z’s Carter Enterprises — of intentionally misleading people about West’s album "The Life of Pablo," which was initially marketed as an exclusive on the streaming service. … Continue reading