Samsung takes its patent fight with Apple all the way to the Supreme Court


Earlier this month, Samsung said that it would pay Apple $ 548 million by the end of the business day today after being ordered to fork over that amount to its rival. That check would take care of the first patent infringement case that originally awarded Apple close to $ 1 billion. Judge Lucy Koh (you remember her, right?) eventually called for a new trial on the damages.

Even though some might consider Samsung lucky to get away with paying roughly half of the original verdict, the company itself doesn’t think so. Samsung has filed a motion with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the highest court …