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Picture of the entrance of the headquarters of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone in Mexico City, taken 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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Picture of the entrance of the headquarters of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone in Mexico City, taken 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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Picture of the entrance of the headquarters of the Mexican... News Photo 155579137Entrance,Finance,Headquarters,Horizontal,Latin America,Mexico,Mexico City,PicturePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPicture of the entrance of the headquarters of the Mexican Telecommunications company IFone in Mexico City, taken 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)