Tue November 12, 2013
Apple And Samsung Resume Courtroom Battle
Originally published on Tue November 12, 2013 6:15 am
LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:
NPR's business news starts with tech giants back in court.
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WERTHEIMER: Apple and Samsung resumed their legal battles today. Last year, Samsung was found guilty of patent infringement. A judge ordered that Apple be paid a billion dollars in damages. Earlier this year, another judge reduced that amount to $450 million. Now a new trial, where a jury will reconsider both the allegations and the damages awarded. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.