[WILMINGTON, Delaware] International Business Machines Corp on Monday asked a US jury to award it US$167 million in a lawsuit accusing e-commerce marketplace operator Groupon Inc of using patented...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Apple and Samsung have ended a years-long patent battle over copied iPhone design with an undisclosed settlement, according to a US court filing Tuesday.

[WASHINGTON] The staff of the US International Trade Commission on Friday recommended that a trade judge find that Apple Inc infringed at least one of Qualcomm Inc's patents, a move that could...

[SAN JOSÉ, United States] A federal court jury on Thursday ordered Samsung to pay Apple US$533 million for copying iPhone design features in a patent case dating back seven years.

[LUXEMBOURG] An EU court ruled on Wednesday that the design of Crocs shoes cannot be patented in Europe in a blow to the US-based maker of the plastic clogs.