Justice Dep’t Closes Probe of Samsung’s Patents


The U.S. Justice Department will close its investigation into Samsung Electronics’ use of a special class of essential patents to attack rivals, but said it would continue to monitor related patent litigation. Samsung had filed a complaint against Apple Inc. at the U.S. International Trade Commission and won an order banning the sale of some Apple products in the United States.

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