Apple’s latest China setback could encourage patent trolls
The Beijing IP Office has ruled that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus infringe the design patent of a Chinese-made smartphone, in a case that one IP lawyer believes could provide inspiration to patent trolls
Shenzhen Baili, a Chinese startup digital technology company, filed a complaint in the Beijing IP Office in December 2014, claiming Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models violate the registered design patent (ZL201430009113.9) of its smartphone 100C. At least seven...
Please log in
to read the rest of this article. New to Managing Intellectual Property?
Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.
Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.
Join us nowGain FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.