Apple and Samsung Electronics' legal tussle has extended to Europe, where Apple scored a preliminary injunction banning the Galaxy Tab 10.1 from nearly all European Union nations.
Foss Patents reported today that Apple has been granted a preliminary injunction by a German court. The ban includes all nations in the EU except for the Netherlands. As with prior complaints, Apple claims the Galaxy Tab is illegally copying technology used in the iPad.
Foss said Apple is asking the district court in Dusseldorf, Germany, to impose a $350,000 fine for each violation or imprisonment for Samsung management.
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