US judge rules Qualcomm owes Apple nearly $1 billion rebate payment

US judge rules Qualcomm owes Apple nearly $1 billion rebate payment

Apple, which for years used Qualcomm’s modem chips to connect iPhones to wireless data networks. (Image: Reuters) A US federal judge has issued a preliminary ruling that Qualcomm Inc owes Apple Inc nearly $1 billion in patent royalty rebate payments, though the decision is unlikely to result in Qualcomm writing a check to Apple because of other developments in the dispute. Apple, which for years used Qualcomm’s modem chips to connect iPhones to wireless data networks.

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