Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Sales, Imports in New Lawsuit - NBC4 Washington

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

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    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.

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    CNBC was seeking a response from Apple.