A U.S. appeals court on Thursday said Apple should have been
awarded an injunction barring Samsung from selling products that
infringe its patents, handing Apple another victory in its ongoing
smartphone fight with its biggest rival.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington,
D.C. said the lower court abused its discretion when it denied
Apple Inc an injunction after a jury ordered Samsung Electronics
Co Ltd to pay $120 million in May, 2014 for infringing three of
The case involved Apple patents covering the iPhone’s
slide-to-unlock, autocorrect and data detection features.