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

0. phoneArena posted on 21 Sep 2012, 02:52

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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posted on 22 Sep 2012, 03:55

32. aakashram2001 (Posts: 14; Member since: 13 Mar 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

posted on 22 Sep 2012, 04:01

33. remixfa (Posts: 14605; Member since: 19 Dec 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"

posted on 22 Sep 2012, 06:08

34. garz_pa (Posts: 154; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)

Have a taste of your own medicine, Apple..

posted on 10 Jan 2013, 20:05

35. steve99 (Posts: 1; Member since: 10 Jan 2013)

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

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