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Microsoft files mobile licensing suit against InterDigital

Friday 21 August 2015 | 08:57 CET | News
Microsoft filed a lawsuit claiming InterDigital has been violating its pledge to offer fair and reasonable licenses on patents related to fundamental mobile-phone technology. The antitrust lawsuit was filed in US federal court in Delaware, a week before the ITC is scheduled to rule on a long-running dispute in which InterDigital is seeking royalties on Microsoft-made Nokia phones, Bloomberg reports. In the new complaint, Microsoft said that it wants to stop "InterDigital's abusive licensing practices and unlawful monopolization" in 3G and 4G technologies. It said InterDigital has "engaged in

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Companies: InterDigital / Microsoft / Nokia
Countries: United States / World
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