Samsung strikes blow in big trial with Apple, damages reduced by 43% to $599 million

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http://www.talkandroid.com – In the ongoing legal battle between Apple and Samsung, the latest blow from Judge Lucy Koh has landed squarely on Apple this time. Judge Koh released a ruling today that has at least temporarily reduced the original $1.05 billion award to almost $599 million. Judge Koh’s ruling indicates “the Court identified an impermissible legal theory on which the jury based its award.” Koh has ordered a new trial relative to determining the correct amount due in place of the amounts she disallowed. Koh indicated in her latest ruling that there were two main errors related to the calcula (IT news)