Sony Sues Kodak Over Digital Camera Patents

Law360, New York (April 1, 2004, 12:00 AM EST) -- Sony Corp. fired a legal salvo back at Eastman-Kodak Co. on Wednesday in a mounting legal battle over digital camera technology, suing the rival for patent infringement.

The move comes only three weeks after Kodak sued Sony in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, for infringement of 10 patents related to digital photography.

Sony's suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, says Kodak infringed 10 patents covering digital camera features from an indicator that displays the...
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