“Apple faces the prospect of replacing three of its four lawyers ahead of an expedited final hearing of its patent dispute with Samsung,” Liz Tay reports for CRN.
“Earlier this week, Samsung convinced Federal Court Justice Annabelle Bennett to conduct the final hearings in March for the parties’ respective claims over the iPhone 4S and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet,” Tay reports. “According to Apple’s senior counsel Sue Gilchrist, all but one of its barristers would be unavailable during that time.”
Tay reports, “In an affidavit filed in the Federal Court this morning, Gilchrist revealed that two of Apple’s senior lawyers and one of two junior lawyers would not be available throughout March and April.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Lynn Weiler” for the heads up.]