Mitsubishi, Others Exit ITC Sound Effects Patent Probe

Law360, New York (September 22, 2011, 7:31 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Wednesday agreed to drop Mitsubishi Electronic Corp. from its investigation into the alleged importation of products that infringe Ogma LLC's patented motion-sensitive sound effects technology because the company reached a settlement with Ogma.

The ITC also terminated the investigation as to Supersonic Inc., Christie Digital Systems USA Inc. and Performance Designed Products LLC, three other companies that have struck deals with Ogma.

In addition, the commission let Canon Inc. off the hook because of a joint motion it filed with...
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