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Software developers of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone work in their stations at the headquarters of the firm in Mexico City, on November 5, 2012. The telecommunications firm named iFone has declared victory in a trademark battle with Apple's iPhone, exposing the US company to a potential compensation payment, according to a statement released by the Mexican company this weekend. The Mexican firm said in a statement that a court denied Apple's bid to protect the iPhone name in a case that began in 2009, when iFone sued the California-based company because the similar-sounding names caused confusion.AFP PHOTO/OMAR TORRES (Photo credit should read OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)
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Software developers of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone work in their stations at the headquarters of the firm in Mexico City, on November 5, 2012. The telecommunications firm named iFone has declared victory in a trademark battle with Apple's iPhone, exposing the US company to a potential compensation payment, according to a statement released by the Mexican company this weekend. The Mexican firm said in a statement that a court denied Apple's bid to protect the iPhone name in a case that began in 2009, when iFone sued the California-based company because the similar-sounding names caused confusion.AFP PHOTO/OMAR TORRES (Photo credit should read OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)
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November 05, 2012
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Software developers of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone... News Photo 155579146Finance,Headquarters,Horizontal,Latin America,Mexican,Mexico,Mexico City,Programmer,Stability,Station,Vertical,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPSoftware developers of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone work in their stations at the headquarters of the firm in Mexico City, on November 5, 2012. The telecommunications firm named iFone has declared victory in a trademark battle with Apple's iPhone, exposing the US company to a potential compensation payment, according to a statement released by the Mexican company this weekend. The Mexican firm said in a statement that a court denied Apple's bid to protect the iPhone name in a case that began in 2009, when iFone sued the California-based company because the similar-sounding names caused confusion.AFP PHOTO/OMAR TORRES (Photo credit should read OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)