Will US Ban BlackBerry, iPhone Imports?

February 18, 2010 /EIN PRESSWIRE/ The US International Trade Commission will consider a complaint filed by Eastman Kodak against Apple and Research In Motion which could lead to a ban on imports of BlackBerry and iPhone mobile devices into the US.

In the complaint, Kodak claims that both RIM and Apple are infringing on Kodak’s patented image preview technology and that the smartphone makers have refused to pay royalties to Kodak.

Kodak is seeking an import ban on the Apple iPhone and BlackBerry models Tour, Storm, Bold, Curve and Pearl.

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