Samsung Files Lawsuit Against Apple Over Latest iPhone

Published October 02, 2012

Samsung Electronics said on Tuesday that it filed a new lawsuit against Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a U.S. court, contending the iPhone 5 infringed on Samsung's patents.

In a statement, Samsung said: "...we have little choice but to take the steps necessary to protect our innovations and intellectual property rights."

(Reporting by Hyunjoo Jin; Editing by Ken Wills)