“Apple’s lawyers have won the opportunity to give Samsung chief Gee Sung Choi the third degree in the US patent battle between the tech giants,” Brid-Aine Parnell reports for The Register.
“Californian district judge Lucy Koh has granted Apple permission to get a deposition from the CEO, but has limited it to two hours,” Parnell reports. “The iPhone-maker will get the chance to depose four other Samsung executives, including the senior VP of advanced R&D, Seung Hwan Cho, the president and CEO of Samsung Telecommunications America (STA), Dale Sohn, and the chief financial officer of STA, Joseph Cheong, who will each be questioned for three hours.”
Parnell reports, “The case seems to be settling up nicely for Apple: Judge Koh also ruled on the companies’ tiffs over how they define certain technical terms, with five terms going Apple’s way and two for Samsung.”
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