Apple’s $539 Million in Damages Is a ‘Big Win’ Over Samsung

HIGHLIGHTS The global patent battle started seven years ago Samsung infringed three of Apple’s design patents The case has always been about more than money: Apple Apple won $539 million (roughly Rs. 3,700 crores) from Samsung Electronics Co. in the final throes of the companies’ US court struggle over smartphone technology, seven years after the start of a global patent battle. Apple sought about $1 billion (roughly Rs. 6,800 crores) in a retrial of a case that originally produced a verdict of that amount in 2012, while Samsung argued it should pay only $28 million…

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Oracle ordered to pay $3bn damages to HP

Electronics firm Hewlett Packard Corporation (HPE) has been presented $3bn (£2.26bn) in damages in a criminal dispute with software giant Oracle. The row took place due to the fact Oracle reneged on a contractual agreement to hold making software that ran on excessive–stop Itanium chips. The courtroom conflict over the settlement turned into settled in 2012 but the damages HPE became due have only now been agreed. Oracle said it would enchantment in opposition to the courtroom‘s selection. Split enterprise HP become Break up into two in 2015 with HPE…

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