Shares of Samsung Electronics Co. dropped 1.7% in Monday morning stock trading in Seoul, after Apple Inc. AAPL +1.74% apparently filed Friday to add 6 more Samsung items to its patent violation case against Samsung.
Apple has asked to add all items utilizing the “Ice Cream Sandwich” and fresh Android “Jelly Bean” programs to its suit, with the products including the Galaxy Note II, according to separate Reuters and Bloomberg News reports.
Apple’s claim against Samsung is among 2 patent violation suits pending in the United states. District Court in San Jose, Reuters reported. Apple won a $1.05 billion court verdict against Samsung in August