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Qualcomm seeks dismissal of FTC antitrust lawsuit


FTC accused the wireless chip giant of maintaining a monopoly over chips for cellular phones through a “no license, no chips” policy.
Qualcomm is accused of maintaining its dominance over the wireless chip market through anticompetitive behavior.
Qualcomm has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Federal Trade Commission that accuses the wireless chip maker of maintaining its market dominance through anticompetitive behavior.
The company’s motion, filed Monday in the US District Court in San Jose, California, contends that the FTC’s complaint fails to support claims of antitrust violations or competitive harm.
“The complaint does not contain any factual allegations of anticompetitive harm to Qualcomm’s rivals in the supply of modem chips,” the company said in its 30-page filing.

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