Motorola to face antitrust allegations from Chinese rival

By Piper Hudspeth Blackburn (August 25, 2022, 8:16 p.m. EDT) — An Illinois federal judge on Wednesday allowed a Chinese push-to-talk radio maker’s antitrust claims against Motorola Solutions Inc. to battle between the companies.

U.S. District Judge Steven C. Seeger, who partly sided with Chinese radio maker Hytera, allowed federal and state antitrust claims to proceed because Hytera sufficiently alleged that Motorola prevented entry into the market by threatening retailers and disparaging Hytera, even though the allegations against Motorola could be defended further down the line. The judge, however, dismissed Hytera’s false advertising claims against Motorola.

China-based Hytera Communications…

Stay one step ahead

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You need to know what’s going on with customers, competitors, practice areas and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to stay an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data in articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of lawsuits, etc.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, motions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and more!


Comments are closed.