Apple (AAPL) is full steam ahead in its patent war, but its unwillingness to make preemptive IP...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Apple (AAPL) is full steam ahead in its patent war, but its unwillingness to make preemptive IP deals with competitors may hurt shareholders. When Apple wins a court case, competitors often devise workarounds, and when Apple loses, its "scorched-earth strategy" leaves little room for a constructive settlement.