November 16, 2018
Next year, Qualcomm Inc. said its top three priorities are to drive the transition to 5G technology, execute across its core chip business and resolve its dispute with Apple Inc. The company has billions of dollars wrapped up in its multiyear legal battle with Apple. File photo by Jamie Scott Lytle
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Qualcomm and Apple are at odds at what led to a $1 billion payment between the two companies. The figure in dispute is a key part of the FTC's antitrust complaint against Qualcomm.
The FTC's case challenging Qualcomm's licensing practices will go to trial on Jan. 4.
A court in Germany ruled that Apple had violated a Qualcomm hardware patent, leading to a ban of the sale of certain iPhone models.
Qualcomm Inc.'s busy week included reports of a potential settlement with Apple, Paul Jacobs' hopes to take the company private, and a new $100M AI fund.
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