Wednesday 25 September 2013
Nokia ruling to not have significant impact on HTC, say sources
The recent preliminary ruling of the US International Trade Commission (ITC) on Nokia's May 2012 complaint against HTC for radio transmission patent infringements will not have significant...
Thursday 5 September 2013
Electronics makers accused of patent infringement over point to point network communications devices
Electronics makers have been accused of patent infringement by US-based patent holding firm Straight Path IP Group over point to point network communications devices.
Friday 2 August 2013
JUSUNG Engineering (KOSDAQ036930) prevailed in the first and second-instance patent infringement lawsuit filed by Applied Materials
A struggle over patent infringement between JUSUNG Engineering Co., Ltd., and Applied Materials, the two biggest panel equipment suppliers in the world, has been going on for nearly...
Friday 14 June 2013
Largan sues Genius Electronic in US for patent infringement
The largest Taiwan-based handset-use lens module maker Largan Precision on June 13 announced its filing of a lawsuit with the California Northern District Court against fellow maker...
Friday 24 May 2013
Phison warns several backend firms of possible patent infringement
IC design house Phison Electronics has warned several Taiwan-based backend service providers that products being shipped to Silicon Motion Technology may infringe on its NAND flash...
Tuesday 29 January 2013
STATS ChipPAC enters into license and settlement agreement with Tessera
STATS ChipPAC announced on January 29 that it has signed a patent license and settlement agreement with Tessera. The agreement results in the dismissal of all claims and counterclaims...
Wednesday 14 November 2012
Commentary: Will Apple soften its stance against Samsung after reaching peace deal with HTC?
The announcement of a comprehensive settlement of patent lawsuits between Apple and HTC comes as a surprise to the smartphone industry, given Apple's previous hostile attitude against...
Tuesday 16 October 2012
Solar cell makers have yet to see impact from Kyocera 3-busbar patent
Japan-based solar firm Kyocera obtained a patent for 3-busbar solar cell structure in Japan on September 4, 2012. According to foreign media reports, the firm may use the patent to...
Monday 8 October 2012
RPX Network: An Effective Solution to the Growing Problem of Patent Risk
As recently as ten years ago, patents were almost entirely a positive thing for companies. They were the embodiment of a firm's innovative energy, both spurring the creation of new...
Wednesday 12 September 2012
I-PEX wins patent infringement lawsuit against Starconn
The Intellectual Property Court of Taiwan on August 17, 2012, ruling on a case where DAI-ICHI SEIKO Co., LTD. (I-PEX) accused CHIEF LAND Electronic Co., LTD. (Starconn) of infringing...
Wednesday 5 September 2012
Samsung Windows 8 notebook remarkably similar to Asustek Taichi
Samsung Electronics is showcasing a Windows 8 notebook prototype at the 2012 IFA exhibition. The model is very similar in appearance to the Taichi, an ultrabook with dual touch screens...
Monday 18 June 2012
US ITC rules in favor of AUO in patent row wtih Thomson
AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that the US International Trade Commission (ITC) affirmed on June 15, 2012 the Administrative Law Judge's initial determination of January 12, 2012...
Friday 25 May 2012
Everlight wins YAG white light LED patent against Nichia
Everlight Electronics recently filed an invalidation action with the Japan Patent Office against Nichia Corporation's YAG white light LED patent JP3503139 and has received the decision...
Friday 11 May 2012
Sentelic accuses Samsung, HTC, Apple, RIM of patent infringement
Taiwan-based touch controller IC and touchpad maker Sentelic has filed a patent complaint against Samsung Electronics, HTC, Apple and Research in Motion (RIM) in the US, accusing...
Thursday 10 May 2012
Nichia files lawsuit against Everlight
Nichia has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Germany at the District Court Dusseldorf against the Taiwanese LED manufacturer Everlight Electronics and its German subsidiary Everlight...