Monday, May 22, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
LG X Venture Smartphone Will is Built for Adventure
HP Debuts New Premium PC Portfolio Taking On Microsoft's Surface Models
U.S. Remains the Top Market for VR, Followed by Japan
JDI's Electronic Paper Backplane Enables Creation of 600ppi ePaper Displays
Samsung to Showcase 'Stretchable' OLED, Glasses-free 3D OLED At SID 2017
WikiLeaks Says 'Athena' CIA Spying Program Targets All Versions of Windows
Holograms Could be the Future of Near-eye Displays
Samsung Chromebook Pro Available on May 28 For $550
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Sharp F...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Sharp Files LCD Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Samsung


Sharp Corporation filed a lawsuit on August 6, 2007 alleging infringements of five of its patents on LCD-related technology by Samsung and its US subsidiaries Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) and Samsung Telecommunications America (STA).

The complaint alleges that the following products infringe LCD-related patents that are owned by Sharp: liquid crystal display (LCD) modules manufactured by Samsung and sold in the US by Samsung; LCD TVs and LCD monitors which incorporate the LCD modules manufactured by Samsung and are sold in the US by SEA; and mobile phones which incorporate the LCD modules manufactured by Samsung and are sold in the US by STA. In the complaint, Sharp requests that the Court award compensatory damages to Sharp and prohibit the sales of the infringing products. Sharp also requests a jury trial.

The five patents involved with the lawsuit are US Patent Numbers 4,649,383, 5,760,855, 6,052,162, 7,027,024 and 7,057,689, all of which relate to LCD modules. The suit was filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

Sharp has negotiated in good faith with Samsung for an LCD patent license since 2006, but has regrettably been unable to resolve this matter through negotiations. As a result, the company was compelled to file the current lawsuit to protect its intellectual property.


Previous
Next
Panasonic to Introduce 4x BD-R Blu-ray Discs in Middle East        All News        Sony Rolls Out Three DVD/CD RW Drives
Intel to push two new technologies with X38 chipset     General Computing News      Sun Microsystems Enters Commercial Silicon Market With World's Fastest Commodity Microprocessor

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sharp To Invest $1 billion in SoftBank's Tech Fund
Samsung Pay Launches in the U.K.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Said To Have Dual-cameras
Accessory Line-up for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+
Samsung Creates New Chip Foundry Division
Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief
Samsung Display Breaks Ground For New Flexible OLED Fab
Samsung On Track to Beat Intel in Semiconductor Sales
Samsung to Invest $2.64 Billion To Expand Its DRAM Production
Cost Cuts Start Paying Off For Sharp
Samsung And Apple Maintain Top Spots in Smartphone Market
Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay Set To Expand This Year

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .