Ruling: Apple Must Show HTC Licensing Settlement to Samsung

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) has been directed by a California judge to turn over details of its mobile device licensing settlement with HTC to Samsung, although the documents will be reserved “for attorneys eyes only,” leaving the details out of public view. According to reports, U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal in San Jose, Calif., noting that in prior patent infringement cases financial terms of licensing agreements for related third parties have been divulged, ordered Apple to produce a copy of the agreement for Samsung’s attorneys to examine. Two years ago Apple sued HTC in its first legal (IT news)