Gadgets blog – JooJoo Maker Scores Wins in TechCrunch Legal Battle – Cool gadgets,New high technology gadgets

Whenever you are searching JooJoo Maker Scores Wins in TechCrunch Legal Battle pics, reviews or features we have them here for using. Sclick.net primarily collect the high-top quality JooJoo Maker Scores Wins in TechCrunch Legal Battle pic, information or reviews for our visitors to use. Sclick.net staff and users daily bring fresh best or coolest gadgets news.


new cool best high technology gadgets gift joojoo-flash-espn.jpg

FusionGarage, the company behind the much-hyped (and nearly equally reviled) JooJoo tablet scored some key legal victories in its fight against Michael Arrington’s TechCrunch.

Arrington’s suit, it seems, was tenuous at best, given the fact that TechCrunch and Fusion Garage never actually had a contract when they decided to go into business on what was then called the CrunchPad. Engadget’s Nilay Patel calls out the particularly legally suspect “misappropropriation of business ideas” claim.

A court in San Francisco ruled on the suit, which was originally filed in December of last year, dismissing all but that “breach of fiduciary duty” complaint. Writes Patel,

Fiduciary duty has always struck us as TechCrunch’s strongest argument, and the court’s now effectively ruled that Fusion Garage and TechCrunch were indeed involved in a joint business venture with legal obligations to protect each others’ interests. That’s not a bad position from which to proceed — although TechCrunch now has to prove that Fusion Garage actually violated its duty by releasing the Joojoo on its own, which is a whole new fight.

The germ of the JooJoo bagan in July of 2008, when Arrington announced his intentions to manufacturer and release a $200 Internet tablet, enlisting Singapore-based manufacturer FusionGarage to help bring the device to life. By November of last year, FusionGarage announced that it was no longer working with TechCrunch, rechristening the device the JooJoo.

After numerous delays and low pre-orders (around 90 total units in the first couple of months, according to paperwork filed in conjunction with the lawsuit), the device finally began shipping in March. The JooJoo has since been plagued by negative reviews from critics and professionals, particularly in light of the launch of Apple’s iPad.


Sclick.net is a gadgets review with pictures, graphics, photographs, images, video recordings, and such blog with users’ comments. The stuffs are uploaded by visitors or webmaster. All of the content on this blog (including pictures, graphics, photos, images, video recordings, and so on.) is covered under Canadian, US and international copyright and trademark laws. The data contained in this blog is for general data purposes only. All the pics, graphics, photos, images, videos, something else, have been collected from various public sources including different internet sites (blogs, etc.), considering to be in public domain. We don’t own any copyright about these pictures, graphics, photos, images, video recordings, something else. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the site or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the site for any purpose. If you find any content, pics, graphics, photographs, images, video recordings, and so on that you consider shouldn’t be here, mail us a removal note.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.