Paice Asks ITC To Investigate Toyota Over Hybrid Cars

Law360, New York (September 4, 2009, 1:11 PM EDT) -- The holder of a patent for hybrid car technology has asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to investigate Toyota Motor Corp. over an alleged patent infringement violation of Section 337 of the Tariff Act in an ongoing dispute between the two parties.

The patent-holder, Paice LLC, asked the ITC to order the Japanese automaker on Thursday to cease and desist importing, marketing, warehousing and selling vehicles that infringe on the patent it holds in the U.S., as well as to commence a Section 337 investigation and...
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