Bottom line: Sensational journalism is often unfair. I feel for Apple. Let's all hope ambulance-chasing lawyers don't get their pound of flesh from this non-issue. We don't need another John Edwards.

The author is long AAPL.
Anton Wahlman was a sell-side equity research analyst covering the communications technology industries from 1996 to 2008: UBS 1996-2002, Needham & Company 2002-2006, and ThinkEquity 2006-2008.

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