* Profile: Motorola is the world's second-largest phone seller behind Nokia. Cellular products make up nearly 40 percent of sales. The company also makes semiconductors, two-way radios, pagers, computers and networking peripherals.
Motorola employs 6,800 workers in southern Florida, manufacturing public-safety radios in Plantation.
* News: Motorola filed suit in the Second Judicial Circuit Court last week charging that the state Department of Management Services (DMS) violated the Sunshine Law (Chapter 286) during the competitive procurement process for the completion of the more than $300 million Florida public-safety communications system.