Judge Drops Samsung's Call For IPhone 4S Patent Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (March 28, 2012, 8:40 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge Tuesday rejected Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.’s request to add the iPhone 4S to a list of 12 patents it claims Apple Corp. infringed in the companies’ fight over patents for their touchscreen devices, saying the move could delay a July 30 trial.

"[I]n light of the significant discovery disputes that have already arisen, the court is concerned that adding a new device at this point will disrupt the current case schedule," U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh wrote Tuesday, noting that Apple...
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Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. et al


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5:11-cv-01846

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California Northern

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Patent

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Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

April 15, 2011

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