Kodak has won a ruling giving it permission to come out of bankruptcy and continue trading.
All the company's assets were sold in a restructuring that laid off everyone, including CEO and founder Steve Perlman.
Kodak is seeking to sell off its portfolio of digital imaging patents in a bid to raise cash during bankruptcy proceedings.
Apple is seeking to sue Kodak over an alleged patent infringement relating to Kodak's printers, picture frames and cameras.
Kodak, which announced last week that it was filing for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection in the United States, has confirmed that its film division will survive as long as it remains profitable.
Kodak has issued a statement to clarify its current position outside of the US, after announcing that it was filing for bankruptcy protection yesterday.
Eastman Kodak, the company synonymous with film photography and the launch of the digital camera, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US.
Kodak has issued its latest lawsuit against rival camera manufacturer Fujifilm, which it suggests is infringing several of its patents.