Samsung and LG both withdraw injunction requests, decide to talk

Samsung and LG both withdraw injunction requests, decide to talk
Perhaps it is because they both are based in South Korea. Or perhaps it is just that both Samsung and LG are like the rest of us and are sick and tired of hearing about legal issues in the industry. But the news is that both Samsung and LG have dropped requests with the Seoul Central District Court of Korea for preliminary injunctions. The issue revolves around a claim made by Samsung that LG stole some of its technology related to the production of OLED screens. Samsung filed for a preliminary injunction as did LG. The latter sought a sales ban on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.

But Samsung decided to withdraw its filing as did LG as both firms decided to try to reach an amicable resolution. If only other companies would follow this lead, perhaps the world would be a nicer place to live in. Right, Apple?


source: LG via Engadget

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13 Comments

1. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

if in same country, sometimes (or manytimes) political clout also works. This looks to be the case here.

9. imsickwithsmartphone

Posts: 153; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

both these company should combine their techonology to produce SUPERIOR SMARTPHONE!!

2. redmd

Posts: 1926; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Good for them. Now make beast phones, push the tech further.

3. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

This is how adults handle things; talking, not fighting. The issue gets resolved faster and technology advancements can resume, otherwise resources and time are being wasted on pointless fighting that only makes the consumer end up the loser.

4. BadAssAbe

Posts: 507; Member since: Apr 22, 2011

Good Job talking it out, now make the next best phone. Heres a checklist to get yall started Top of the specs SD card Top of the Cameras Top of the line screen (Lcd or amoled) Big battery Small bezel (with or without physical buttons) Glass, Plastic, or aluminum Waterproof and dust proof IR blaster Notification light Front facing Speakers Nexus updates Wireless charging, LTE, NFC, FM radio, miracast,

5. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Two cry babies finally growth up!

7. nobelset

Posts: 270; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

Hope your grammar skills grows as well.

8. gabe92

Posts: 27; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

hahaha

6. MartianMe unregistered

This is good news....brothers should love each other. Besides samsung should focus more on how to give apple hell. Peace?...NO PEACE!

10. centurion

Posts: 25; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

l love ur comment .especially the end of it , Alan F

11. Adithya7184 unregistered

good news for both the companies.

12. centurion

Posts: 25; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

l agree

13. garz_pa

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

Good Guy LG.

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