Apple's Patent Win Isn't Enough
Will Apple (AAPL) now use the patent to go after Samsung with everything it has and get injunctions against Samsung to block all selling of the illicit phones? Or will it just demand a huge licensing fee from Samsung and say that if Samsung won't pay it, Apple will move all of its semiconductor work to Intel (INTC), which will have all of the chips Apple needs from the new factories it is opening now?
Both are terrific options. But you have to understand that the patent win in itself isn't enough to drive earnings per share, given that companies such as Samsung will stall and do whatever it can, and it can do a lot, not to play ball the way most companies we know would deal with this....163 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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