Qualcomm files Meizu licensing complaint

first_img ChinaMeizuQualcomm Devices Author Qualcomm completes $1.4B Nuvia buy Apple faces 5G modem wait Previous ArticleOECD turns its mind to digital issuesNext ArticleWhatsApp sees more than 100M daily voice calls Steve Costello Relatedcenter_img Qualcomm pulls trigger on latest processor AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedInShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to MoreAddThisMore 24 JUN 2016 Qualcomm filed a complaint against Chinese device maker Meizu, having failed to negotiate a patent licensing deal without court intervention.The US tech giant asked the Beijing Intellectual Property Court to rule that a licence offered complies with China’s Anti-Monopoly Law, and Qualcomm’s fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory obligations.It also seeks a ruling the offered terms should form the basis for a patent licence with Meizu for use of Qualcomm’s technology in 3G and 4G devices.In a statement, Qualcomm said that it has “negotiated extensively and in good faith with Meizu”, to sign a deal that was in line with a “rectification plan” agreed by Qualcomm and the National Development and Reform Commission of China.It said that while Meizu would not agree, “more than 100 other companies have already accepted the rectification plan terms, including the largest Chinese mobile device suppliers”.“Meizu is choosing to use these technologies without a license, which is not only unlawful, but is unfair to other licensees that are acting in good faith and respectful of patent rights, and ultimately damaging to the mobile ecosystem and consumers,” said Don Rosenberg, EVP and general counsel of Qualcomm.Qualcomm agreed a settlement with NDRC last year, after a long-running (and expensive) spat about its licensing practices and charges. The company has, at several points, said that uncertainty was tainting its business in the country.But the US technology company has also trumpeted some high-profile wins, including Xiaomi, TCL (Alcatel) and ZTE. Steve works across all of Mobile World Live’s channels and played a lead role in the launch and ongoing success of our apps and devices services. He has been a journalist…More Read more Tags HomeDevicesNews Qualcomm files Meizu licensing complaintlast_img read more

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Update: Port Road traffic incident cleared

first_img Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp By News Highland – September 29, 2018 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Previous articleTraffic incident causing delays around Port RoadNext articleMan arrested following disturbance in Derry on Friday evening News Highland Twitter Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Google+ Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Facebook Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic DL Debate – 24/05/21 The collision which occured on the Port Road has now been cleared.The inbound lane off the Polestar Roundabout has reopened and traffic is flowing.Heavy disruption to traffic was caused as a result of a minor collision between a Garda patrol car and one other car.No one was injured in the incident. Update: Port Road traffic incident cleared Google+last_img read more

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