Posted 01/27/2014 at 8:11 AM
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“By working together on agreements like this, companies can reduce the potential for litigation and focus instead on innovation,” said Allen Lo, deputy general counsel for patents at Google.
Both companies have had their share of patent battles with others.
In a New York Times report, Seungho Ahn of Samsung said the deal showed “the rest of the industry that there is more to gain from cooperating than engaging in unnecessary patent disputes.”