Epic Video games filed a lawsuit in opposition to Apple and the corporate’s anti-competitive App Store policies in Australia some time again, however the Cupertino-based firm argued that the dispute ought to be first filed in California. The court docket initially dominated for a brief keep on the case and is now overturned.
The choice was made in July and was overturned by a full bench of the court docket and the Excessive Courtroom in Canberra did not go together with Apple’s request. Epic Video games says that if the court docket permits Apple to decide on the place the trial could be held, it will have a “chilling impact” on the Australian market.
Apparently, the court docket sees Epic Sport’s argument to be professional and even awarded value in opposition to Apple. Initially, the trial was scheduled for November 2022 however because the keep was overturned, the trial date will come sooner.