Samsung Loses Apple Smartphone Patent Fight In Japan

Law360, New York (February 28, 2013, 4:24 PM EST) -- A Japanese court on Thursday denied Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.'s bid for an injunction on Apple Inc.'s iPhones and iPads, ruling that the company did not negotiate licenses with Apple in good faith.

In addition to finding that Samsung is not entitled to an injunction on the mobile devices, the Tokyo District Court found that Samsung does not have the right to seek damages from Apple.

"We are disappointed by today's court decision," Samsung said in a statement. "Following a thorough review of the ruling, we...
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