An Apple IPhone 4s and Samsung Galaxy S are seen in this illustration photo in Berlin August 27, 2012. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/Files
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) said on Tuesday that it filed a new lawsuit against Apple Inc (AAPL.O) 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