FTC Slams Justice Dept. Filing In Qualcomm Antitrust Case

By Mike LaSusa (May 9, 2019, 11:08 PM EDT) -- The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday highlighted an unusual split with the U.S. Department of Justice's Antitrust Division in a California federal court filing that slammed the DOJ's antitrust watchdogs for butting into the FTC's case against Qualcomm over the chipmaker's patent licensing practices.

The FTC took exception with what it called an "untimely" filing last week by the DOJ in which the Antitrust Division submitted a statement of interest to the court in the Qualcomm case, arguing that if the company is found liable for antitrust violations, the California federal judge should avoid any "overly broad remedy" that might harm...

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