This week final summations will be heard by a California jury in the three-week patent trial. Then it will be up to the laymen to decide which version of the facts they want to believe.
In this preview of what to expect
, SilconValley.com notes that during the trial Apple depicted Samsung as a pirate in the way it replicated the technology in its Galaxy products. Meanwhile Samsung suggested Apple’s legal claims are a bid to
squelch competition while accusing Apple of infringing its technology
Reporters love a winner/loser outcome, but the fact is, as this report points out, the jury could find both companies trampled on each others’ patent rights. That would make declaring a victor more difficult.