Swiss Railways to burn Apple with legal complaint on a patented clock design

The Swiss Federal Railway Service (RBB) has a signature clock design that exists on all of its time-telling units in stations, and has been created by its employee Hans Hilfiker in 1944. It has been patented, but the license sold to the Swiss clock maker Mondaine to use in its pieces of art wristwatches...
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32. aakashram2001

Posts: 14; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

i love apple company they showed others how to make money easily in the name of patent not knowing that their ass is in fire love u soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo muc...............................................​.............h appy

33. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

apple lawyer "as you can clearly see their arms are a 0.5mm thickness while ours are a 0.4mm thickness. They also have a thick silver bezel where we use a very thin grey bezel. Obviously they are clearly different than us and you should award us a new patent." They get a patent for it because the patent system is broken. 6 months later in a new court. Apple lawyer "as you can clearly see they are copying our patented, 100% original clock design. They mimic the thickness of our arms and markers. They use a rounded bezel, just like us. It may be much thicker than ours, but its still copies the look and feel of apple's patents. We are asking for 10 Billion in damages from the swiss"

34. garz_pa

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

Have a taste of your own medicine, Apple..

35. steve99

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 10, 2013

That clock resembles each other way more than any Samsung phone resembles an Iphone. What a bbunch oh hypocrisy!
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