Qualcomm fined for offering illegal kickbacks to phone-makers


Qualcomm has suffered a blow by losing a lawsuit to South Korea’s Fair Trade Commission. Korea’s FTC alleged unfair business practices that allowed Qualcomm to hold onto its monopoly position as a mobile chip maker. The case covers the 2000 to 2009 period, but Qualcomm has spent the past decade fighting it. Qualcomm must pay […]

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