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The Long and Short: Qualcomm fined 1.2 billion dollars by EU

The Long and Short: Qualcomm fined 1.2 billion dollars by EU

€997 million euros.  That’s quite a lot of money. The Long: Qualcomm fined €997 million euros by the European Union for a series of deals with Apple. Qualcomm has been accused of paying billions of dollars to Apple between 2011 and 2016. These payments encouraged Apple to only use Qualcomm’s 4G modems in many territories.…

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Valve Goes Back To Court. Says: Yeah, nah thanks to paying $3million Australian fine.

Valve Goes Back To Court. Says: Yeah, nah thanks to paying $3million Australian fine.

Valve was hit with a $3million fine by the Australian Federal Court during December 2016 and have decided to appeal the ruling.  Valve has filed a ‘Special Leave Application’ to the High Court of Australia. The appeal from Valve is unlikely to be successful.  Justices Dowsett, McKerracher and Moshinsky already found that Justice Edelman had…

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