“Texas based Rotatable Technologies is suing Apple for infringing on a 1999 patent that they acquired titled ‘Display Method for Selectively Rotating Windows on a Computer Display,'” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple.

“The lawsuit claims that Apple’s iPhone and iPad tablets infringe one or more claims of their patent. Rotatable Technologies also launched a similar lawsuit against Nokia earlier this month,” Purcher reports. “Rotatable Technologies has listed six other companies in the lawsuit including Callvine, Inc., Electronic Arts Inc., Netflix, Inc., Quickoffice, Inc., Target Corporation and Whole Foods Market, Inc.”

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Purcher reports, “The case was filed in the United States District Court for Eastern Texas, Marshall Division.

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