Judges overturn Galaxy Tab ban in Australia

Decision overturns Apple's effort to keep the Samsung tablet from being sold in Australia.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Samsung

The Federal Court of Australia has overturned the preliminary injunction against the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in a stunning verdict read to the court this afternoon.

The unanimous decision made by Federal Court Justices John Dowsett, Lindsay Foster, and David Yates ordered that the injunction made by Justice Annabelle Bennett be overturned, allowing the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to be released in Australia.

However, Apple legal counsel Stephen Burley then sought a stay of the orders handed down by Justice Foster so that an appeal against the overturning of the injunction could be heard before the High Court of Australia.

Read more of Galaxy Tab ban overturned in Australia at ZDNet Australia.

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