The United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) has upheld all claims (20) made by Apple. It includes the infamous multi-touch patent which Apple has used as a nuclear weapon against Android.
The USPTO issued the certificate, reports Electronista, confirming the patents on September 4,2013. Earlier after being challenged, USPTO invalidated the patents and it was pending re-examination.
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After this nod from USPTO Apple may now again become aggressive to attack Android. However, with Steve Jobs gone and Tim Cook at helm Apple may or may not continue its patent assault on Android