The jury has been selected ahead of the high profile trial involving Apple and Samsung in the U.S. Opening statements are beginning today with the trial expected to last four weeks.
The stakes are high for Samsung who face a potential U.S sales ban on its Galaxy range of smartphones and tablets. For Apple this trial is a test of their worldwide patent litigation strategy.
The jury were carefully vetted on a range of issues including their choice in phone and how the economic downturn has affecting their lives. See the Reuters website for the full jury details.