Apple Wins $120M In Latest Samsung Patent Battle

Law360, San Jose (May 2, 2014, 8:37 PM EDT) -- A California federal jury Friday ordered Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. to pay $119.6 million in damages to Apple Inc. for infringing three of Apple's iPhone patents — far less than the $2.19 billion Apple said Samsung owed for infringing five patents in the rivals' smartphone war.

Nine Samsung mobile devices infringed Apple's “quick links” patent, and three infringed its slide-to-unlock patent, but none infringed the universal search or background synchronization patents Apple asserted in the case, the jury found.

But Apple didn't escape unscathed either: It...
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