Samsung is suing Apple over its iPhone 5 because the device is infringing its patents, the South Korean electronics company claims.
This dispute is the latest in a series of patent battles between the two market leaders and adds yet another device to the list of products over which the two are fighting.
What two technology companies are suing or have sued Samsung over infringement rights?
Apple sued its component supplier Samsung, alleging in a 38-page federal complaint on April 15, 2011 in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California that several of Samsung’s Android phones and tablets, including the Nexus S, Epic 4G, Galaxy S 4G, and the Samsung Galaxy Tab, infringed on
Why did Apple sue Samsung?
The world’s top smartphone rivals have been in court over patents since 2011, when Apple filed a lawsuit alleging that Samsung’s smartphones and tablets “slavishly” copied its products. In a statement, Apple said it was pleased that the jurors “agree that Samsung should pay for copying our products.”
Did Apple win the lawsuit against Samsung?
Share All sharing options for: Apple wins $539 million from Samsung in latest chapter of ongoing patent trial. The latest twist in the ongoing, seven-year-old smartphone patent trial between Apple and Samsung awards the iPhone maker a final verdict of $539 million in damages, according to Bloomberg.
What ideas did Samsung steal from Apple?
Apple says Samsung stole key elements of the iPhone’s design. Samsung Electronics Co. must pay Apple Inc. $539 million for infringing patents related to the iPhone’s design, a federal jury found Thursday, a new victory for Apple in a seven-year-old legal battle over the spoils of the smartphone market’s boom.
Is Samsung or Apple better?
Samsung is for high reward, Apple for lower risk
The company’s results are less volatile, and its corporate governance is much, much better. In addition, it is also somewhat difficult to trade Samsung’s stock. But so are Apple’s, and owning Apple is a much more stress-free experience.
Did Samsung really pay Apple in pennies?
Samsung pay Apple $1 Billion by sending 30 trucks full of 5 cent coins. Samsung sent 30 trucks filled with 5-cent coins to Apple’s head quarters in California today. Samsung were forced to pay Apply $1 billion after a law case however they weren’t told that they had to pay in a specific method.