Samsung sentenced to 86 million euros in damages to Apple




Samsung sentenced to 86 million euros in damages to AppleA jury court Samsung ordered to pay damages to Apple after determining that has three patents. Former offense The compensation is set at about 86 million. According to the judges of the court in the U.S. state of California is Samsung guilty of infringing several patents from Apple, as reported Foss Patents. As a result, Samsung has to pay damages of $ 119.6 million, converted just over 86 million euro.Tegelijkertijd Apple needs an amount of $ 158,400 payable to Samsung for infringement of a patent of the latter. The jury has determined that Samsung with its smartphones and tablets in two of the five patents listed in the lawsuit does not infringe. However, Samsung is infringing patents describe technology for contextual linking of menus and addresses, telephone numbers, slide-to-unlock and auto complete. The jury also claims that Apple infringes a patent that describes Samsung camera technology. The damages established by the jury is considerably less than the $ 2.2 billion that Apple had asked for. Incidentally, the final compensation must still be determined by the court. As a result, the amount may be higher or lower. In a previous patent case between the two technology companies, the jury convicted Samsung to pay a compensation of about one billion dollars, but that was later almost the judge halved .

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