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  1. Apple settles iPad battle with US$60m payout

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Apple ended its long and acrimonious legal battle over the use of the iPad name on the mainland with a US$60 million payout to Proview Technology (Shenzhen), under a record settlement ... the US$2 billion claimed by the mainland company in February. The iPad remained the mainland's top-selling media tablet last year, despite the legal wrangle. Proview lawyer Xie Xianghui said ...

  2. Winding road to iPad deal

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Soon after news broke yesterday of Apple's US$60 million payment to settle the legal dispute over the iPad's mainland Chinese trademarks, ... online or find a retail store that sold the iPad. It was a promotion that could not have been more timely, following on the heels of a long-awaited resolution to the nagging trademark issue ...

  3. Ruling favours Apple in hearing over iPad name

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Apple, fighting for the right to use the 'iPad' name on the mainland, won a Hong Kong court ruling yesterday, barring its legal adversary from introducing certain evidence in an upcoming trial in the city. The maker of the hugely successful iPhone and iPad, is suing Proview International Holdings for refusing to give it the iPad trademark ...

  4. Boost for Apple in court tussle over iPad trademark

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Apple's legal right to the 'iPad' brand received a big boost after a United States court dismissed a Taiwanese company's lawsuit ... Kong-listed Proview International, took legal action in the US to void a December 2009 deal that transferred its worldwide rights to the iPad trademark to Apple. It accused Apple and its agents ...

  5. Apple bites back over iPad rights

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and accused the debt-ridden company of 'misleading Chinese courts' and the public about its claim to the 'iPad' trademark. Carolyn Wu, Apple's spokeswoman in Beijing, said: ... a subsidiary of failed Hong Kong-listed computer display maker Proview International, maintains that it did not sell its rights to two mainland-registered iPad trademarks, despite a Hong Kong court ...

  6. iPads seized on mainland in trademark dispute

    Posted Feb 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Authorities in four mainland provinces have started removing Apple iPads from stores after a court ruling that a monitor company owns the right ... infringement.' The owner of an authorised Apple store in Weihai, Shandong, said he stopped selling iPads on Thursday after receiving a notice from the commerce bureau. A report in the Hebei Youth Daily ...

  7. Firm threatens U.S. suit to get iPad payout from Apple

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Zhai and Bien Perez The cash-strapped mainland company that claims to own the 'iPad' brand has threatened legal action against Apple in the United States, in an attempt ... with Apple, so we have the right to use the iPad trademark on the mainland and it is protected by law,' Yang said. 'If we are not compensated properly, then Apple doesn't use the iPad ...

  8. Wind-up attempt against firm in iPad dispute

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai will.clem@scmp.com A major creditor of Proview Technology, the Shenzhen-based electronics company that is challenging Apple over the iPad trademark, has moved to have ... against a ruling in December by a court in Shenzhen that rejected the US computing giant's four million yuan (HK$4.9 million) lawsuit against Proview for using the iPad name. The court ruled ...

  9. Judgment sought in iPad IP dispute

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com While sales of its new iPad are trending upwards, Apple appears to be fortifying its legal position over the media tablet's trademark. Apple, ... on December 23, 2009, to transfer all their iPad trademarks, including two registered on the mainland, to the technology giant and IP Application Development, a representative company it set up ...

  10. Proview fails to secure iPad ban

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an appeal by the US computer giant in an infringement lawsuit over the iPad name. Shanghai Pudong New Area People's court said in a statement that it had suspended proceedings to wait for the result of a separate case filed by Proview Technology in the Guangdong provincial high court. On Tuesday, lawyers for Proview asked judges to issue an order taking Apple iPads off the shelves ...




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