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Proview International Holdings Ltd

Proview lawyers sue for legal fees

Debt-laden Proview Technology is being sued by its own lawyers for legal fees that helped Proview collect US$60 million in a recent lawsuit against tech giant Apple over the iPad trademark.

Wednesday, 25 July, 2012, 12:00am

Apple settles iPad battle with US$60m payout

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 mediated by the Guangdong Higher People's Court.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Winding road to iPad deal

Soon after news broke yesterday of Apple's US$60 million payment to settle the legal dispute over the iPad's mainland Chinese trademarks, the company sent out new flyers online to promote its popular media tablet.

'Just what you need to do, just about anything,' said the advertisement, which encouraged recipients to shop online or find a retail store that sold the iPad.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Ruling favours Apple in hearing over iPad name

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.

22 May 2012 - 12:00am

Boost for Apple in court tussle over iPad trademark

Apple's legal right to the 'iPad' brand received a big boost after a United States court dismissed a Taiwanese company's lawsuit to reclaim that trademark.

10 May 2012 - 12:00am

Judgment sought in iPad IP dispute

While sales of its new iPad are trending upwards, Apple appears to be fortifying its legal position over the media tablet's trademark.

19 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Apple bites back over iPad rights

Nearly a week after launching the third generation of its popular media tablet, Apple yesterday went on the offensive against Proview Technology (Shenzhen) and accused the debt-ridden company of 'misleading Chinese courts' and the public about its claim to the 'iPad' trademark.

14 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Wind-up attempt against firm in iPad dispute

A major creditor of Proview Technology, the Shenzhen-based electronics company that is challenging Apple over the iPad trademark, has moved to have the cash-strapped Chinese company liquidated, mainland media have reported.

6 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Apple, Proview urged to strike deal

US computer giant Apple has been told to consider a private settlement with Proview Technology (Shenzhen), the bankrupt computer display maker, before the Guangdong Higher People's Court hands down a final ruling on their dispute over the iPad trademark on the mainland.

1 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Proview takes Apple to US court claiming deceitful 'iPad' brand buy

Apple's legal battle over the 'iPad' trademark has reached the United States, as the iPhone maker faces a lawsuit for alleged fraud in a California court.

25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am