Alcatel, Others Can't Duck TruePosition's 4G Collusion Claims

Law360, New York (October 5, 2012, 6:13 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Thursday refused to toss an antitrust suit accusing Qualcomm Inc., LM Ericsson Telephone Co. and Alcatel-Lucent SA of conspiring to block TruePosition Inc.'s mobile tracking technology from adoption into global wireless standards, squashing the latest bid to eliminate the case.

U.S. District Judge Robert F. Kelly found that Third Generation Partnership Project — a standard-setting organization, or SSO — could not dismiss the case because the organization, whose board contained executives from Qualcomm, Ericsson, and Alcatel, could have enabled the telecoms'...
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