PanOptis, which specializes in licensing patents, took Apple to court claiming it refused to pay for the use of 4G LTE technologies in its smartphones, tablets and watches.
The court said that the Commission did not succeed in showing to the requisite legal standard that there was an advantage.
The Cupertino-based tech giant shipped 3.2-3.5 million MacBooks in the second quarter this year and the volumes are expected to grow to around four million units in the third quarter.
It's not clear whether other retailers will follow en masse, although one analyst expects hard-hit stores to stay open unless forced to close by local authorities.
Apple CEO Tim Cook earlier stressed that right now, there is a pain deeply etched in the soul of the nation and in the hearts of millions.
Apple has also updated its Washington, DC satellite imagery on Apple Maps to show off the new Black Lives Matter street mural near the White House.
'Current downturn could be harder than Great Recession of 2007-2009': Apple says after profit, iPhone sales decline
Apple CEO Tim Cook said the current downturn could be harder on the company than what it experienced during the Great Recession of 2007-2009.
It shows the dramatic drop in the number of users driving, walking or taking public transit as governments around the world rolled out increasingly stringent containment measures.
In a video posted on Twitter, Cook said this is a truly global effort and Apple is working continuously and closely with governments at all levels, to ensure these are donated to places of the greates
Google and Facebook also cancelled its flagship developers conferences in the face of coronavirus health concerns.
As Apple has not made a public statement regarding the move, it's not clear how many employees have been asked to work from home.
Apple not only sells a large chunk of its gadgets in China, but also outsources certain components and assembles flagship iPhones in the country.
'Our thoughts are with the people most immediately affected by the coronavirus and with those working around the clock to study and contain it,' Apple said in a statement.
According to research firm Counterpoint, Apple was one of the fastest-growing brands in India during the December quarter.