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[engadget]Samsung targets LG in $45 million suit, claims corporate image 'tarnished' by fridge advertisements

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http://www.engadget.com/2013/03/26/samsung-lg-lawsuit/
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"Samsung's corporate image has become slightly tainted as of late -- some might argue that recent launch events are to blame, but the company has a different culprit in mind: LG. This latest accusation relates to the company's position in the all-too-competitive home appliance space. Samsung has filed a lawsuit against LG in South Korea, targeting online advertisements that cited information that the company claims to be incorrect. You see, last year, LG told the public that its own refrigerator offered the highest capacity, but according to the suit, that badge of honor belongs to Samsung. This, of course, follows an LG suit against Samsung for its own promotional video on YouTube last year. 50 billion Korean won are at stake this time around, which works out to roughly $45 million -- perhaps just enough for Samsung to recoup the costs of its massive Radio City Galaxy S 4 spectacle."
Lol 45 million.
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i just can't stop laughing.. title is really enough.
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lmao did samsung hire some apple people come on your sueing cause they said they had the biggest and you think you have the biggest sounds like a ego problem. Lol if they win we might see mass lawsuits from people claiming they have the bigger something.
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I think their fridge is overcompensating for something.
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Making sure those lawyers earn that paycheck..
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post #6 of 12
my fridge is bigger than yours.
Samsung: PROVE IT
LG: *whips it out*
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Totally not frivolous.
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This just made my day that slight bit better from the laugh I had.
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My parents bought an LG fridge.

The LG fridges are bigger, that's why they bought it!
 
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Quote:
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Making sure those lawyers earn that paycheck..

new porches come out every year
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