[JURIST] German patent licensing firm IPCom accused Apple [corporate websites] on Wednesday of infringing on a 3G technology patent. Last month, the European Patent Office [official website] upheld IPCom's patent [PC World report] on the technology following challenges from Apple, Bokia, HTC, Ericsson and Vodafone. According to a news release [text, in German] by the Manneheim Regional Court [official website], which is scheduled to hear the case next week, IPCom seeks USD $2.1 billion for Apple's alleged infringement [PC World...

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