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Tuesday, Jul 24
2012, 12:10 PM
A German court has issued an EU-wide ban on Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Galaxy Tab 7.7 for resembling...
A German court has issued an EU-wide ban on Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Galaxy Tab 7.7 for resembling the iPad, but refuses to do so for the 10.1N. Separately, Apple is demanding $2.5B in damages for Samsung's use of its IP, and future royalties of $31.14/unit to license its design IP and 3 software patents. Critics might point out the iPad's design resembles a photo frame, and that 2 of the software patents cover concepts that predate the iPhone, but that assumes the offer is meant to be taken seriously. (more on AAPL)