Samsung In the News: Child Labor Claims and Patent Disputes
Samsung is once again facing scrutiny for working with a supplier in China that may be using child labor.
Yet Samsung received some positive news this week: A U.S. judge has rejected Apple’s request for an injunction against the smartphone maker regarding patents. Apple had previously won a suit against Samsung over three patents.
A new NPD Solarbuzz report stated Chinese photovoltaic suppliers increased their global market share 26 percent in Q2, shipping 5.2 gigawatts of modules between April and June.
Despite the fact Family Dollar rejected its latest offer, Dollar General Corp. said it will continue to pursue a buyout of its rival. Dollar General offered Family Dollar $9 billion last week.