Commenced when Apple filed suit against Samsung in February of 2012, this suit saw Apple once again accusing Samsung of patent infringement, claims Samsung “systematically copied Apple’s innovative technology and products, features, and designs, and . . . deluged markets with infringing devices.” Samsung counterclaimed that Apple engaged in patent infringement of its own.
A great article on the matter can be found at Vanity Fair: Apple’s Victory over Samsung is not as Big as it Appears
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Sean Hayes may be contacted at: SeanHayes@ipglegal.com. Sean Hayes is co-chair of the Korea Practice Team at IPG Legal. He is the first non-Korean attorney to have worked for the Korean court system (Constitutional Court of Korea) and one of the first non-Koreans to be a regular member of a Korean law faculty. He has, recently, been ranked as one of only two non-Korean attorneys as a Top Attorney working in Korea by AsiaLaw.
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