Qualcomm: Unfair, unreasonable, and discriminatory and why Apple needs to win

With great standards-essential patents come great industry-wide responsibilities and, right now. Qualcomm isn’t living up to them.Here’s how Wikipedia defines FRAND, the fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms under which holders of patents agree to license technology in exchange for that technology becoming part of a standard and, as such, essential: Reasonable and non-discriminatory terms (RAND), also known as fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms (FRAND), denote a voluntary licensing commitment that standards organizations often request from the owner of an intellectual property right (usually a patent) that is, or may become, essential to practice a technical standard.[1] Put differently, a F/RAND commitment is a voluntary agreement between the standard-setting organization and the holder of standard-essential patents. U.S

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Qualcomm: Unfair, unreasonable, and discriminatory and why Apple needs to win