January 30, 2015

Court's Ruling on Samsung Motors Case

Summary of the Lawsuit

1. This lawsuit is related to an agreement made between 28 Samsung affiliates
including Samsung Electronics and creditors of Samsung Motors in September
1999. (Related public disclosure: December 22, 2005 - Filing of lawsuit against
Samsung Electronics and its affiliates; December 22, 2005 and February 14, 2008
and January 19, 2011- Court’s rulings)

2. The Supreme Court modified the Seoul High Court’s decision as follows:
The annual interest rate for delay of the 600 billion Korean Won penalty should
be changed from 5% to 6%.

3. The Supreme Court dismissed all other appeals.

4. The appeal costs between the bankruptcy trustee of the plaintiff bankrupt and the
defendant Kun-hee Lee (Chairman of Samsung Electronics) shall be paid by the
plaintiff bankrupt. The total litigation costs between the plaintiffs and the
defendants (28 Samsung affiliates) shall be borne by each party half and half.



Additional Information on Court Decision

1. The payment for the penalty of 600 billion Korean Won and the delay interest of
20.4 billion Korean Won have been made in January 2011 right after the Seoul
High Court’s ruling. The additional amount that should be paid in accordance
with the Supreme Court ruling is estimated to be about 4 billion Korean Won.
Others

- The lawsuit is closed by the Supreme Court ruling.

- Date of written judgment receiving: Jan 29, 2015


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