Why Apple's 5G iPhones, iPads Have Been Banned In Colombia

Apple Inc's  (NASDAQ: AAPL ) iPhones and iPads capable of communicating using 5G technology have been banned in Colombia. What Happened: The 5G-capable iPhones, iPad devices have been banned from sale and import in Colombia following an order from a court, which ruled that Apple’s products infringe on a patent owned by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC ), reported Apple Insider. The court in the South American nation issued an injunction on July 6 impacting Apple Colombia S.A.S — the Tim Cook-led company’s subsidiary in Colombia. Under the issued injunction, Apple would reportedly be banned from importing, selling, advertising, or otherwise commercializing any products infringing the patent — effectively any ... Full story available on Benzinga.com