Latest Florian Mueller Stories

Steve Jobs Patent Denial Reversed By USPTO
2013-10-19 03:43:03

The US Patent and Trademark Office has reversed its decision and upheld an Apple multi-touch patent, often called the “Steve Jobs Patent.” The agency reversed the patent last month, but blogger Florian Mueller recently discovered the paperwork detailing the reversal.

Motorola Mobility Drops ITC Complaint Against Apple
2012-10-03 07:41:55

Tech companies sue one another for patent infringement nearly every day. There are so many of these suits, it can often be difficult just to keep each of them straight. Therefore, it’s quite an occasion whenever a company withdraws their complaint and intention to ban the sale of a device.

Apple Wins Preliminary Sales Ban On Motorola Phones In Germany
2012-09-14 12:40:48

Apple has just been handed yet another significant victory in their global court battles with Android smartphone manufacturers.

Skewed Patent Laws Force Microsoft To Ditch The Germans For The Dutch
2012-04-03 08:34:55

Despite a few relatively quiet weeks in the tech industry’s ongoing global patent wars, Microsoft announced Monday that it will be relocating its European software distribution center from Germany to the Netherlands in an attempt to avoid becoming further embroiled in patent disputes with smartphone maker Motorola Inc.

2011-01-21 13:44:11

Intellectual Property lawyer Florian Mueller has found several instances that hold true to Oracle's claim that Google's Android operating system copied original Java code without licenses.

2009-10-23 11:06:00

BRUSSELS, October 23 /PRNewswire/ -- - EU strategist who is former MySQL shareholder and adviser announces Silicon Valley press conference (26 October) and New York City analyst briefing (27 October) -- Florian Mueller wants to "explain positions of critics of proposed transaction in the lion's den" -- New York event due to "strong Wall Street interest in the matter" Oracle Corporation's [ORCL] proposed $7.4 billion acquisition of Sun Microsystems [JAVA] may be in for another...

2009-10-20 03:40:00

BRUSSELS, Belgium, October 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation [ORCL] meets an increasingly vocal resistance to its US$7.4 billion acquisition of Sun Microsystems [JAVA] because of Sun's open source database MySQL, originally the product of a Swedish startup company.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.