Remember that trial between Apple and Samsung, where Apple demanded $1 billion dollars from Samsung for copying its design. If you thought that, that was the last and final war between Apple and Samsung then you are wrong because the war is not over. There’s much more to come between Apple and Samsung because Apple has demanded once again a great deal of money from Samsung. All the details regarding this thrilling news are right here.
Apple has demanded Samsung an additional amount of $707 million for damages from Samsung, which are almost three quarter of a billion. These $707 million are another additional award from Apple to Samsung. You’ll be wondering that what is the reason behind all this? Apple is asking for such a great deal of money for several reasons. The amount is much more than Samsung expected.
The reason Apple is asking $707 from Samsung is because of the following charges; $535 million are charged on Samsung for sneaking and copying the Apple design, another $121 million has to be paid to compensate for Samsung’s earnings while the original jury was out deliberating. There’s also and addition $50 million of payment interest on damages through December 31. This a heavy amount to be paid by Samsung.
Samsung has requested for a retrial for its parts and also said it would add the recently released iPhone 5 to its patent trials in the United States. This will be quite unbelievable to see the king of smartphones banned in USA. Sounds odd. This war will last more than any other news and until now it is seems that Apple will once again win the battle but this time Samsung is also back in action.
The real winners however have to be the lawyers involved in the process – we suspect there’s going to be plenty to keep them occupied for quite some time to come! We will keep you update with each and every detail regarding this old war turning new.