Veto of Apple ruling likely to upend big patent battles

wochit technology
August 05, 2013 AT 12:17 PM
The Obama administration's decision to overturn an international trade ruling against AppleInc. -- the first such veto in more than 25 years -- promises to upend long-running battles over intellectual property in the smartphone market and change the strategies some of the world's biggest technology companies use to defend their inventions.