ITC Probes SiRF Complaint On GPS Patents

Law360, New York (April 4, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission has initiated an investigation into whether Global Locate Inc. infringed upon SiRF Technology Holdings Inc.’s global positioning satellite patents, SiRF said Wednesday.

The announcement comes two days after Global Locate filed a complaint with the ITC to investigate SiRF for alleged patent infringement.

The investigation is based on a SiRF complaint filed with the ITC in February, accusing Global Locate’s GPS receiver chips of infringing four patents.

SiRF is seeking an exclusionary order and a cease and desist order from the...
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