NEC Sues Harris Over Wireless Communications Gear

Law360, New York (November 8, 2004, 12:00 AM EST) -- Japanese electronics maker NEC Corp. has sued U.S. rival Harris Corp. in federal courts in the U.S. and Canada for allegedly infringing patents for wireless communications technology.

The complaints, filed with the U.S. District Court in northern California and Canada's Federal Court, accuses Harris Corp. of infringing seven patents in the U.S. and four in Canada for point-to-point digital microwave radio terminals.

The patents in dispute cover interfaces, transmitters and radio protection switching technology that SEC says are being infringed by Harris's products, which mobile phone...
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