Samsung Ramps Up Apple Patent Fight In Korea

Law360, New York (March 07, 2012, 12:26 PM ET) -- Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. on Tuesday expanded its global mobile device patent fight with Apple Inc., hitting its rival with a new infringement suit over smartphone and tablet computer patents in a Korean court.

Samsung, headquartered in Seoul, sued Apple in the Korean capital city's Central District Court over patents the electronics maker claims its American rival has co-opted for use in its latest iPhone and iPad products, Samsung spokesman Adam Yates told Law360 on Wednesday.

“Samsung will continue to assert its intellectual property rights and...
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