18 October 2018Patents

FTC and Qualcomm argue over discovery in FRAND dispute

The US Federal Trade Commission ( FTC) and semiconductor company Qualcomm are at loggerheads over the inclusion of post-discovery evidence in their dispute, according to a recent filing.

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