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Kanzatec: Apple At Core Of 60% Of Mobile Patent Lawsuits

Posted in Apple, Miscellaneous on 11/07/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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With the number of lawsuits between tech companies flying around, it’s hard to make head or tail of anything. But according to Kanzatec, an IP consulting firm, a huge 60% of those involve Apple, with Samsung, Motorola and Kodak also heavily involved, Bloomberg reports. (Click on image for full size).

It’s above all very amusing to have a graphic view of the chaos that is the legal side of the tech industry. Everybody is suing everybody else, more in response to a lawsuit brought against them than anything else. I reckon if the company hadn’t been sued in the first place, it wouldn’t have sued itself at all, so it’s all rather farcical.

“I would speculate that Apple will continue to be at the center of the litigation map of large mobile IT companies for as long as it maintains its dominant place in the market,” said Feisal Mosleh, a senior vice president at Kanzatec.



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Henry is a student who is a huge Apple fan, and has used their products since day one. He can remember how happy he was when he received the first iPod back in 2001 as a birthday present. He has an international background, having spent most of his life in France but he now lives in the UK. He is also a native French speaker and can also speak Spanish at a decent level. In addition to tech, Henry is an avid sports fan and has his own sports blog.