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Samsung feud engulfs memorial service for founder

SEOUL (Reuters) - A feud at South Korea's giant Samsung Group over the family fortune has spilled from the courts into an ancestral rite to commemorate the group's deceased founder, a traditional Korean ceremony where family attendance is mandatory.Full story

Samsung Electronics moves CEO, seen grooming next leader

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co <005930.KS>, Asia's technology powerhouse battling Apple <AAPL.O> for smartphone supremacy, is shifting its CEO to a new role as the family-run parent company prepares to transfer ownership control to a third generation. Full story

Lee family scraps over some of Samsung riches

SEOUL (Reuters) - Lawyers for Lee Kun-hee said on Wednesday the chairman of Samsung Electronics had been chosen by his father, the Samsung Group's founder, to lead the conglomerate and so was free to transfer shares of group companies to maintain control. Full story

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