Samsung Files ITC Suit In Smartphone IP War With Apple

Law360, New York (June 29, 2011, 4:58 PM EDT) -- Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. filed a complaint in the U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday, claiming that Apple Inc.'s iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad products infringe five patents as the two continue to battle for dominance over smartphone technology.

In a complaint urging the ITC to institute a Section 337 investigation, South Korea-based Samsung contends that Apple has imported phones, music devices and tablet computers that infringe five of the company's patents to the U.S.

The ITC suit is the latest front in a patent infringement...
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