Apple Asks U.S. High Court To Affirm $400M Design Patent Win Over Samsung
(August 11, 2016, 12:46 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a smartphone patent dispute with Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Apple Inc. responds in a July 29 brief that the U.S. Supreme Court should uphold a ruling ordering Samsung to pay $400 million for infringing iPhone design patents and that Congrss should decide whether a Patent Act provision makes design patents “too powerful” (Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., et al. v. Apple Inc., No. 15-777, U.S. Sup.).