The federal judge that presided over the landmark patent trial between Apple(s AAPL) and Samsung last summer has slashed $450.5 million from the $1.05 billion Apple was awarded by the jury, Bloomberg reported Friday. In addition, the judge said some Samsung products included in the previous ruling should get a new trial.
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh removed the $450.5 million from the award because the jury award “rested on impermissible legal theories” to determine damages. The amount corresponds to 14 Samsung devices that she says should get a new hearing as to whether they did infringe on Apple’s mobile patents. Those devices include, according to FOSS Patents:
Galaxy Prevail, Gem, Indulge, Infuse 4G, Galaxy SII (AT&T), Captivate, Continuum, Droid Charge, Epic 4G, Exhibit 4G, Galaxy Tab, Nexus S 4G, Replenish, and Transform
If these products are still found to infringe on Apple’s patents in a new trial, Apple could win…
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