U.S. top court rejects Samsung appeal of patent loss to Apple
It is declining to hear Samsung's appeal of a lower court ruling that reinstated a $120 million jury award in favor of Apple.
The justices left in place a 2016 ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit that upheld a verdict that found South Korea's Samsung Electronics had infringed Apple's patents on several popular features of the California-based company's iPhone.
Those included slide-to-unlock, autocorrect and quick links, which automatically turn information like addresses and phone numbers into links. ■