ITC Judge Says Apple Didn't Infringe Nokia Patents

A U.S. trade panel judge sided with Apple Inc. in a patent dispute with Nokia Corp., making an initial determination that technology used in popular devices like iPhones and iPods doesn't infringe on the Finnish cellphone maker's patents. James Gildea, an administrative law judge of the U.S. International Trade Commission, found that Apple didn't violate a range of Nokia patents.