the ONLY winners in this sort of stuff are the Lawyers -- and with the REDICULOUS number of these cases the consumer pays in the end either by more expensive products or reduced availability - or even future choice.
BBC News - Apple ordered to pay damages to Samsung by Dutch court
I saw another article somewhere saying how OPEN SOURCE projects are starting to reap good profits for some businesses -- seems in this case Apple and Samsung should just forget all this "Lawyer and Court" Horse sh--e and get back to making and improving their products
Here's the ALTERNATIVE -- APPLE AND SAMSUNG PLEASE READ.
BBC News - Why companies must adopt the open source way
Even if an Iphone was a Samsung in disguise or a Galaxy IIIs an Iphone in disguise people would still buy the models they prefer.