Apple vs. Samsung: New legal round brewing
Apple is looking for Samsung to pay an extra $707 million on top of the $1 billion it owes after jury verdict. Samsung wants a new trial against Apple.
Neither side in a bitter patent battle is satisfied withÂ AppleÂ Inc.'s $1 billion jury verdict overÂ SamsungÂ Electronics after a three-week trial this summer.
SamsungÂ wants a new trial.Â AppleÂ is seeking an additional $707 million in damages and interest.
The two companies filed a blizzard of legal papers late Friday and early Saturday with their demands that a federal judge in San Jose significantly amend â€” or toss out altogether â€” the jury's Aug. 24 verdict.
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh has scheduled a Dec. 6 hearing to discuss the myriad issues raised by both companies.Â SamsungÂ says it will appeal if Koh turns down its demands.