The company is asking for a billion dollars compensation.
Apple has conflicts with suppliers, Apple has filed a lawsuit against its chip supplier company Qualcomm.
According to the publication, the latter abused a monopoly position in the market of the manufacturer of baseband chips. The complaint also alleges that Qualcomm tried to prevent Apple to find other suppliers of chips and demanded too high a fee for the granting of licenses to use their patents.
The smartphone manufacturer complains that Qualcomm initially sold Apple products at preferential terms, but was subsequently deprived of discounts, when I learned that Apple began to cooperate with Korean regulator, is investigating Qualcomm’s licensing policy. In its lawsuit, Apple demanded Qualcomm to pay her $ 1 billion as compensation of abolition of privileges.
January 17, the Federal trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm, accusing it of illegal actions aimed at guarding the monopoly on this type of chip.
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