Monthly Archives: September 2016

Escrow Agreements

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Escrow Agreements The word “Escrow” as a noun means “a bond, deed or other document kept in the custody of a third party and taking effect only when a specified condition has been fulfilled.” “Escrow is not an acronym. It is derived from the Middle English word “escrow”, which means “scroll” or parchment. We are […]

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Apple and Samsung

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Apple has won its claim in the USA that Samsung have infringed its Patents. The jury believed the Apple case was more compelling than Samsung’s counter-claim. This could potentially cost Samsung dearly. The fine imposed is $1.05bn.  Apple originally sought compensation of $2.5bn. Samsung is likely to appeal against the decision and may ask for […]

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A case of Apple and Pears

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Intellectual property risks might not be on the top of your agenda but the following case details may provide some interesting reading. HIS HONOUR JUDGE BIRSS QC presided over the case of Samsung Electronics (UK) Ltd and Apple Inc relating to community registered design infringement by Samsung for their Galaxy product in the UK. The […]

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