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Apple, Samsung CEOs to Attend Mediation Session Over Patent Disputes

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The chief executives of Apple and Samsung have agreed to attend a mediation session next month, where they will go over the details of their patent disputes ahead of a court hearing in March.

Apple's Tim Cook and Samsung's Oh-Hyun Kwon will attend the private mediation with in-house lawyers by or before February 19, according to a joint court filing. The two companies' legal teams have already met to "discuss settlement opportunities".