The jury rules Samsung owes Apple $1.05B in damages. Apple has been declared innocent of all of Samsung’s software patent infringement claims.
In our previous article we told you Apple’s case look more compelling. Read our previous analysis here.
Apple is up 1.3% post market. The outcome is positive for Apple and negative for Android ecosystem.
Impact of Apple’s win. Here’s an excerpt from our previous article:
“An Apple victory could potentially question the ingenuity of Android devices and might persuade Apple to file an increased number of IP litigations, slowing the momentum of the Android ecosystem. Google has invested heavily in Android as it acquired Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, apart from the R&D costs incurred. Accordingly, an Apple victory could potentially have a significant impact on the future revenues and ROI that Google derives from Android.”