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Samsung to appeal Apple damages award

Tuesday 6 May 2014 | 08:49 CET | News
Samsung Electronics will challenge a jury's USD 120 million award to Apple in a patent-infringement verdict that was "unsupported by evidence", a lawyer for Korea-based company said. Samsung will ask the trial judge and an appeals court, if necessary, to reduce the damages awarded by the jury to zero, John Quinn, a lawyer for the maker of Galaxy smartphones, said in a statement reported by Bloomberg. Apple sought as much as USD 2.2 billion in damages in the companies' second US trial. After the judge said there was a possible error in the verdict jurors issued 02 May, the panel reviewed its

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Countries: United States / World
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