Originally Posted by Daithi
A similar patent battle between Samsung and Apple is occurring in Japan. However, in this case, the judge ruled that Samsung was not in violation of Apple patents. Similarly, a patent lawsuit in South Korea was dismissed -- although the "bounce back" feature when you get to the end of a scrolling screen was deemed a violation.
Likewise in the UK Samsung was cleared of copying, to the point that Apple was asked by the judge to say so on their website, though they got a stay on that.