Apple, Samsung Clash Over Innovation Behind IPad, IPhone

Law360, San Francisco (July 31, 2012, 11:59 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. slammed Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. on Tuesday for allegedly ripping off the intellectual property underlying its iPhone and iPad instead of creating its own inventions, but Samsung fought back with claims that features of Apple’s gadgets had been lifted from Samsung and other companies.

After a jury was selected Monday for a monthlong trial, the two smartphone giants wrangled during opening arguments over the innovation behind Apple’s popular products, and their skirmishes both before the jury and before the judge alone on Tuesday signal...
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Case Information

Case Title

Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit



Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

April 15, 2011

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