Tech Break

Jun 17th 2016

Tech Break 2735

Apple's Newest China Problem

Beijing Intellectual Property Bureau has ruled that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus violate a design patent of Shenzhen Baili.
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Jason Howell and Megan Morrone discuss Apple's newest roadblock in China. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Beijing Intellectual Property Bureau has ruled that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus violate a design patent of Chinese smartphone maker Shenzhen Baili. Apple has been ordered to stop selling the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in Beijing. But according to a statement from Apple, sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 plus have continued since the company has appealed the administrative order pending review by the Beijing IP Court. Apple is a favorite brand in China, but is no longer a favorite of Chinese President Xi Jinping.

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