Samsung Exec, Designer Barred From Smartphone Patent Trial

Law360, New York (August 13, 2012, 2:41 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. succeeded Sunday in blocking testimony from a top Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. executive and one of its smartphone designers in the two companies' blockbuster patent trial.

U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh excluded Dale Sohn, president of Samsung Telecommunications America, and Hyong Shin Park, inventor of Samsung's S700 phone, from testifying in the high-stakes trial over patents that cover Apple's popular iPhone and iPad devices

Because Samsung repeatedly blocked access to Sohn — it was eventually forced to make him available for deposition —...
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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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