Qualcomm Hit By Restraining Order From Smartbook AG
This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry
Qualcomm has run into a legal issue in regards to a German company named Smartbook AG. Smartbook filed a restraining order on Qualcomm about selling products called :Smartbooks” in the country of Germany. Smartbook sued them for $358,000. Smartbooks are a combination of smartphones and netbooks. Smartbook AG even has a copyright for the term. Talk about being in a tough position here. My guess is that Qualcomm won’t call their end product smartbooks so that would alleviate having to pay a fine.