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U.S. jury awards Apple $290.45 mln in retrial against Samsung

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A U.S. jury on Thursday awarded Apple Inc $290.45 million in a damages retrial against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the latest battle in global patent litigation between the two mobile giants.

The verdict was announced in a San Jose, California, federal court. Apple had requested $379.8 million, while Samsung argued that it should have to pay $52.7 million. (Reporting by Dan Levine; Editing by Gary Hill)