Samsung Can't Justify Lower Damages, Apple Expert Says
By Beth Winegarner
Law360, San Francisco (November 14, 2013, 8:36 PM ET) -- Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. doesn't have the records it would need to counter Apple Inc.'s $380 million damages demand on smartphones and tablets that infringed iPhone and iPad patents, an expert for Apple told a California federal jury Thursday in the rivals' damages retrial.
Samsung argued in opening statements Wednesday that it owes Apple no more than $53 million because Apple vastly overestimated Samsung's profits on the devices by failing to account for operating expenses. But accountant and consultant Julie Davis testified for Apple that documents...