Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Sales, Imports in New Lawsuit - NBC New York

Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Sales, Imports in New Lawsuit

Apple has allegedly infringed on six of Qualcomm's patents that improve iPhone battery life, according to Qualcomm

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Sales, Imports in New Lawsuit
    Getty Images
    File photo

    Chipmaker Qualcomm is asking U.S. trade regulators to ban iPhone imports, according to a new lawsuit.

    Apple has allegedly infringed on six of Qualcomm's patents that improve iPhone battery life, according to Qualcomm. Now San Diego-based Qualcomm wants Apple to pay damages, CNBC reported.

    "Apple continues to use Qualcomm's technology while refusing to pay for it," Don Rosenberg, executive vice president and general counsel of Qualcomm, said in a statement.

    Qualcomm ultimately wants regulators to investigate which phones use cellular processors from Qualcomm's competitors, and halt sales of iPhones that violate the patents.

    Bill Cosby Arrives to Court for Sentencing

    [NATL] Bill Cosby Arrives to Court for Sentencing

    Bill Cosby arrived at the Montgomery County Courthouse early Monday, where a judge will decide if the 81-year-old comedian will go to prison as a result of his sexual assault conviction.

    (Published Monday, Sept. 24, 2018)

    CNBC was seeking a response from Apple.