WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected Samsung’s appeal of court rulings that it impermissibly copied features of Apple’s iPhone.
The justices on Monday left in place rulings in favor of Apple involving its patents for smartphone features that include auto-correct and a slide that unlocks the device.READ MORE: Kim Fields Hopes 'Adventures In Christmasing' Inspires People To Come Out Of Their Comfort Zone
In 2014, a jury awarded Apple $120 million in damages for Samsung’s infringement of the patents.READ MORE: New COVID Variant 'Omicron' Identified; Here's What You Need To Know
The case is part of a series of disputes between the technology rivals that began in 2011. Last year, the high court ruled in favor of Samsung in a legal fight over the similar appearances of the two companies’ smartphones.MORE NEWS: 'The Long Good-Bye'; New Hope In The Battle Against Alzheimer’s Disease
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