“The stakes could hardly be higher,” Mueller writes. “A few days ago, Reuters‘ Dan Levine reported on this (the only general-interest media report on this topic that I’ve seen to date) and said that Apple faces ‘long odds’ in the eyes of certain experts. With the greatest respect for the people Reuters quoted and relied on, I disagree. It’s a significant challenge, but it’s not a long shot at this stage, considering that the Federal Circuit ordered Samsung to respond to Apple’s petition and that if the question raised here isn’t fundamental enough to warrant a rehearing, nothing else will.”
Much more in the full article – recommended – here.