HTC lost patent infringement lawsuit against Apple. HTC lost patent infringement lawsuit against Apple.
Apple filed a complaint against HTC in March 2010 with the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) accusing the Taiwanese firm of infringement 10 patents related to the iPhone.
On Saturday, HTC general counsel Grace Lei said in a statement “We are highly confident we have a strong case for the ITC appeals process and are fully prepared to defend ourselves using all means possible.”
She also added that “We strongly believe we have alternate solutions in place for the issues raised by Apple. We look forward to resolving this case.”
HTC hype its own brand of smartphones and also formulates handsets for a number of leading US companies, together with the Nexus One unveiled by Apple rival Google.