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LG executive charged with damaging Samsung washing machines

An LG executive goes into a spin cycle after being charged with damaging Samsung washing machines
By: Anthony Garreffa | Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Feb 16, 2015 11:53 am

If you thought Samsung and LG only battled it out in the TV and smartphone industries, you'd be wrong. Remember, both of the South Korean electronics giants also fight it out in our laundries, too.

 

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Well, South Korean prosecutors have charged LG executive Jo Seong-Jin and two other LG employees with purposefully damaging Samsung washing machines in an German retail store. Jo's lawyers don't think there's enough evidence of the fact, most of which is probably because the washing machine can't talk, but it doesn't look like Samsung will roll over and take it easily.

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com

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