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Qualcomm seeks China iPhone ban, escalating Apple legal fight

Chipmaker files patent suit against its customer in China

Ian King | Bloomberg 

Qualcomm filed lawsuits in China seeking to ban the sale and manufacture of iPhones in the country, the chipmaker’s biggest shot at Apple so far in a sprawling and bitter legal fight. The San Diego-based company aims to inflict pain on Apple in the world’s largest market for smartphones and cut off production in a country where most iPhones are made. The product provides almost two-thirds of Apple’s revenue. Qualcomm filed the suits in a Beijing intellectual property court claiming patent infringement and seeking injunctive relief, according to Christine Trimble, a ...

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First Published: Sat, October 14 2017. 00:44 IST
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