Samsung gets a big chunk of money back from Apple


Three months after Apple secured a huge court win over rival Samsung, the United States Supreme Court has stepped in and reversed the previous ruling, throwing out hundreds of millions of dollars in damages and sending the case back to a lower court. 

The Supreme Court’s ruling on Tuesday is a new chapter in the five-year-old battle between the two companies. This particular round related to $399 million Samsung was ordered to pay Apple for copying the iPhone’s rounded edges, flat screen, and the way in which apps are arranged.

BREAKING: Supreme Court throws out $399 million judgment against Samsung in company’s patent dispute with Apple over iPhone design.

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