Apple asks for a ban on Samsung's Galaxy line in Japan, seeks $1.3 million in damages

The next stop in the globetrotting legal tussle between Apple and Samsung seems to be Japan, as the local Kyodo news agency is reporting a first hearing held yesterday on Apple's request to ban the Galaxy line of smartphones there...
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133 Comments

110. Apple Fanboy unregistered

get it right, its if**kED....

91. darth8ball

Posts: 520; Member since: Aug 02, 2011

I can have an honest discussion I think. I mean IMO if Apple was looking for companies to pay for using their patents(industry standard) then ok I understand business is business. But to try to shut down not one but multiple product lines form multiple companies.....NO FREAKIN WAY. Whether done in a courtroom or with a baseball bat it is racketeering.

106. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

thats what makes me laugh.. people here think they know more about lawyers and about a company.. all I know is if Apple wins Peter will be in jail with other followers for burning a Apple store, and they will still be in denail, and if Apples loses.. the world will continue.... att least for me... my ipad2 will still work just like yesterday.....

120. N.P.M.G

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 30, 2011

What would you choose to have for Lunch? Android's Ice Cream Sandwich? Yummmy *Drool* ^_^ Apple's Rotten Apple? ......Yuck tastes like Crap X_X YOU DECIDE!!!

123. Dj21o

Posts: 437; Member since: May 19, 2011

Lets see, 1. Be a fat ass and eat ice-cream for lunch, - Raise BP. - Tooth Decay. - 9 grams of fat per calorie. 2. Be a smart individual and have an Apple, - "Keeps the doctor away." - Great form of energy. - Weight Loss. CONCLUSION: - Go with choice #2. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHA!

121. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

THIS IS A f**kING JOKE. NOW EVERY ONE HATES APPLE GUTS MORE THAN EVER. And isn't Japan SONY home turf?

127. XrandomdroidX

Posts: 11; Member since: Jul 03, 2011

next thing you know,apples gonna ask for a ban in korea for samsung products -.-

128. PeterIfromsweden

Posts: 1230; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

That wont ever happen : P Korea will then ban all apple products instead.

130. jdmrice

Posts: 4; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

How can apple have respect for themselves as a company. They have so much money becuae all they do is suit the competition

131. parkwaydr

Posts: 572; Member since: Sep 07, 2011

if apple keeps this up....the terminator movies will be spot on......but instead of skynet.....itll be apple

134. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

And what kind of damage is that? APPLE SUCKS THE WAY THEY DO BUSINESS.

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