• Fortnite users continue to make in-app purchases on iOS that bypass Apple's payment system: court filing says "Epic is stealing money from Apple"

    13 days ago - By FOSS Patents

    Two weeks after Fortnite maker Epic Games brought a motion for judgment on the pleadings against some of Apple's counterclaims (particularly the ones that might give rise to punitive damages) , Apple filed its opposition brief on Friday evening Pacific Time : 20-10-16 Apple's Opposi... by Florian Mueller One of the disputed theories is called conversion, which Apple describes as follows: "Stated simply, Epic is stealing money from Apple. Theft is a crime, and 'conversion' is its civil-law analogue. The victim of theft has always had the right to sue for conversion to get its property back...
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