Sharp Infringed Samsung’s LCD Patent: ITC

Law360, New York (June 24, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission has held that Sharp Corp. infringed Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.’s liquid crystal display patent and issued a ban on certain products made by the Japanese electronics manufacturer.

The ITC determined on Wednesday that Sharp’s infringement of the South Korean company’s patent warranted a limited exclusion order prohibiting Sharp from importing certain devices, televisions and professional displays using the infringing LCD technology.

The ITC opened the investigation in January 2008 based on a complaint by Samsung accusing Sharp of infringing four of...
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