A federal judge has rejected requests by Apple and Samsung to keep portions of sensitive company documents from being made public during their patent battle.
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh for the Northern District of California ruled today that "it appears that the parties have overdesignated confidential documents and are seeking to seal information that is not truly sealable," according to a Reuters report. "Only documents of exceptionally sensitive information that truly deserve protection will be allowed to be redacted or kept from the public."
Koh gave each company one week to refile their requests. … Read more