Apple, Samsung Square Off in Federal Court

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung finally are going nose-to-nose in federal court in San Jose, Calif., following bitter clashes in courts in the United Kingdom and Germany over intellectual property, specifically ownership of technology and designs for mobile devices. The lawsuit carries the usual big questions common to patent disputes — who copied whose design, who helped themselves to technology and designs not rightfully theirs, who was unjustly enriched — but this clash is more than that. What’s at stake? Oh, only the competitive landscape of the global mobile device market, giv (IT news)