Samsung Can Cite Apple's Old Damages Testimony At Trial

Law360, New York (February 25, 2014, 8:32 PM EST) -- Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. can raise at trial the alleged inconsistencies between Apple Inc.'s expert testimony in the companies' latest patent clash and the testimony of Apple's damages experts in the rivals' prior patent litigation, a California federal judge ruled Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh denied Apple's bid to silence references to its experts’ previous testimony, rejecting the argument that its experts' opinions in past infringement showdowns with South Korea-based Samsung were immaterial to the pending dispute and would only cause confusion.

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