Samsung close to EU antitrust suit settlement

The EU had opened a probe into Samsung’s heavy use of European patent litigation

Samsung and Apple seem to be Batman and the Joker, locked in an endless IP struggle in which one side cannot truly defeat the other. But while the battle rages on in the U.S. (to the benefit of American IP lawyers), Samsung’s battle in Europe seems to be drawing to a momentary close.

Bloomberg reports that the European Union (EU) will only require Samsung to make minor changes to win approval from regulators in its offer to settle an antitrust case. The case concerns key patents related to mobile phones.

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