The legal fight between Apple and Qualcomm on licensing modem technology is turning uglier every day.Apple has filed lawsuits against Qualcomm in countries like the U.S., U.K., China and Japan, accusing the chipmaker of using its dominant market position to overcharge licensing fees.[ BYOD? Start here: A draft reimbursement policy for mobile users. | Keep up on key mobile developments and insights with the Mobile Tech Report newsletter. ]
The iPhone maker itself doesn’t pay licensing fees directly to Qualcomm.

The fees are paid by partners like Foxconn, which makes the iPhone and iPad for Apple.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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