InterDigital Comments on ITC Decision to Review Initial Determination

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WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterDigital, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDCC), a wireless research and development company, commented on the notice issued today by the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) indicating that the Commission has determined to review in its entirety the Initial Determination in Investigation No. 337-TA-800 of wireless device manufacturers Nokia, Huawei and ZTE.

"We are very happy the Commission has decided to review the Initial Determination, and we are confident that it will rectify several clear errors and reach a decision that supports the value of InterDigital's innovations," said William J. Merritt, President and Chief Executive Officer of InterDigital. "We also welcome an examination by the Commission of the licensing record and FRAND obligations related to the investigation. A very thorough investigation on that issue is clearly important in terms of validating the injunctive relief that we're seeking. We are confident that the most thorough possible examination and documentation of this area will be favorable for InterDigital, given our strong licensing record and commitment to fair licensing."

About InterDigital®

InterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.

InterDigital is a registered trademark of InterDigital, Inc.

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