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Epic Responds with Humor

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Epic responds to the proceedings with an video parodying Apple’s groundbreaking ‘1984’ Super Bowl ad.

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Preliminary Injunction Hearing

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Hearing on Preliminary Injunction commenced at 9:30 am.

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Apple Files Counterclaim

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Apple files Counterclaims and Response to Epic’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction.

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Epic Files Motion for Preliminary Injunction

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Epic files Motion for Preliminary Injunction (same requests as Temporary Restraining Order).

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Epic Files Response to Apple’s Opposition

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Epic files Response to Apple’s opposition to Motion for Temporary Restraining Order  

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Apple Files Opposition to Epic’s Motion

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Apple files Opposition to Epic’s Motion for Temporary Restraining Order.  

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Epic Files Motion for Temporary Restraining Order

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Epic files Motion for Temporary Restraining Order requesting court to (i) require Apple to keep Fortnite on iOS with Epic payment option and (ii) preventing Apple from terminating Developer Agreement…

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Apple Threatens Removal of Epic’s Developer Account

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12 am PDT: Apple e-mails Epic that Epic’s Developer Program Account will be terminated in 14 days if direct payment option is not removed from Fortnite.

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Tim Sweeney emails Apple

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2 am EDT: Tim Sweeney of Epic e-mails Apple: “I’m writing to tell you that Epic will no longer adhere to Apple’s payment processing restrictions….We choose to follow this path…

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Apple Legal Responds

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Apple Legal responds, denying Sweeney’s request.

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