Chinese court orders Apple to pay $60 million to Proview in iPad dispute
- The Unofficial Apple Weblog
The Associated Press tweeted a few minutes ago that a Chinese court has ordered Apple to pay $60 million to Proview Technology over an ongoing dispute regarding the iPad name. A subsequent story said that the agreement was reached through mediation in Guangdong High People’s Court.
A Chinese court in Shenzhen rejected the trademark infringement suit in December. Proview tried to sue Apple in California, but that suit was thrown out in early May. Around the same time, Apple offered Proview $16 million to settle the dispute…