Apple, Volkswagen, BMW caution EU over patent fees guidelines

Fair Standards Alliance (FSA)

Apple, Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler have alerted EU regulators that embracing patent charge guidelines which prefer Qualcomm and Ericsson could harm customers and hinder innovation. The companies’ lobbying group, the Fair Standards Alliance (FSA), voiced their issues in a letter dated October 16 to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, Industry Commissioner […]