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NTT DoCoMo Inc., Japan’s biggest mobile-phone operator, and Fujitsu Ltd. said they filed a legal complaint seeking to prevent Softbank Corp. from selling a handset they claim is very similar to a model offered by DoCoMo.

The companies lodged a complaint against Softbank’s 821T model made by Toshiba Corp. and known in Japan as Kantan Keitai with the Tokyo District Court on Monday, DoCoMo and Fujitsu said in a joint statement. Softbank said the two handsets are completely different.

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