The news that hit on Friday has to do again with the patent dispute between the South Korean company and the signing of Cupertino, a war that is being fought since 2011. This time, Samsung agreed to pay $ 548 million to Apple as part for damages caused to have “copied the iPhone’s design.”
The company has a period of 10 days to pay the money, after Apple to send the invoice. However, while accepting the compromise, the official document of the agreement indicates that Samsung made a caveat: if in the future a judge decides that there is a change in the case and that the demand from Cupertino is not valid in its all they can get their money back with no problem.
“Samsung all rights for a refund of the amounts paid to any entity in the event that the verdict be reversed, modified or discarded in the appeal, including the result of any act before the Patent Office of the United States are reserved patents in dispute, “the agreement document.
The second part of the patent dispute between Apple and Samsung will be decided by a jury in 2016.