Epic Games, Inc. v. Apple Inc.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT PROCEEDINGS IN THIS ACTION
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About This Case
Plaintiff Epic Games, Inc. brings this action against defendant Apple Inc., alleging violations of antitrust laws through its Apple App Store policies on iOS devices. Apple counterclaims that Epic Games has breached its developer agreements and App Store guidelines by introducing a direct pay option on iOS devices in Epic Games’ videogame Fortnite.
Certain orders are available for download below. Other case documents may be viewed/downloaded via the PACER system. To sign up for email alerts when a new document is filed, you may open an account with this Court’s ECF system, then sign up for notices of electronic filing.
|Date||Proceeding or Deadline||Courtroom (If Applicable)|
|04/21/2021||Pretrial Conference||via Zoom Webinar|
(Press/public access by phone only. Dial-in information TBD.)
Selected case documents of special interest:
|Docket Number||Filing Date|
|Order Granting In Part and Denying In Part Motion for Temporary Restraining Order||48||08/24/2020|
|Order Granting In Part and Denying In Part Motion for Preliminary Injunction||118||10/09/2020|
|Order Granting Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings||165||11/18/2020|
|Joint Submission Regarding Trial Elements, Legal Framework, and Remedies||276||01/22/2021|
|Consumer Plaintiffs’ Amicus Brief re: Trial Elements, Legal Framework, and Remedies||325||02/05/2021|
|Developer Plaintiffs’ Amicus Brief re: Trial Elements, Legal Framework, and Remedies||326||02/05/2021|
|Pretrial Order No. 1||371||03/02/2021|
|Pretrial Order No. 2||381||03/23/2021|
|Pretrial Order No. 3||389||03/30/2021|