AU Optronics Takes Shot At Sharp In LCD Patent War

Law360, New York (March 3, 2011, 3:06 PM EST) -- AU Optronics Corp. on Wednesday hit Sharp Corp. with patent infringement suits in Delaware and California, the latest moves in the companies' ongoing fight over liquid crystal display technology.

AU Optronics filed a suit asserting six patents against Sharp in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, and said it filed a separate complaint asserting three patents against its rival in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

The lawsuits come a week after the U.S. International Trade Commission agreed to...
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