Steve Jobs Knew ‘Not A lot’ About iPod Go well with: Deposition

Late Apple founder Steve Jobs advised attorneys that that he had "not a lot" understanding of why the corporate he co-based was being sued in a category motion case, in response to testimony launched in the present day by Apple. When requested early in a video deposition — which was taken six months earlier than Jobs died in October of 2011 — if he understood what the claims within the case have been, Jobs replied: "I do not know what the claims within the case are." Apple fought to maintain Jobs from being deposed, as he was ailing and on medical depart on the time. The corporate is presently within the second day of a trial defending towards allegations that it violated antitrust legal guidelines when it up to date the long-lasting iPod in 2006. Plaintiffs allege that the transfer stored rivals off the platform, whereas Apple says it was a reputable product enchancment.

Learn the full deposition at CNBC.com.

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— Matt Hunter, CNBC

First revealed December three 2014, 10:27 AM