Samsung Unable To Dodge $15M Verdict In Patent Row

Law360, Houston (June 27, 2013, 4:41 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge Wednesday rejected a bid by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. to escape a $15 million patent infringement jury verdict in favor of a technology licensing company and instead tacked on more than $2 million in interest to the judgment.

U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled that although Summit 6 LLC had failed to prove a case of direct infringement, plenty of evidence showed that photo software included on Samsung cellphones indirectly infringed Summit patents, supporting the verdict. In addition to denying most of...
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