Apple just scored an important victory in its ongoing patent battle with Motorola Mobility.
The Karlsruhe Higher Regional Court earlier today ruled that Motorola Mobility will not be allowed to enforce its standard, essential patents against Apple in Germany as long as the companies are engaged in an appeal to an earlier ruling. FOSS Patents was the first to report on the development.
An Apple spokeswoman today directed CNET to an earlier statement the company made, claiming Motorola Mobility is abusing the patent system.
"Motorola repeatedly refuses to license this patent to Apple on reasonable terms, despite having declared … Read more