BiTEK Induced Infringement Of O2 Micro IP: Fed. Circ.

Law360, New York (November 18, 2011, 4:12 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit on Friday upheld a lower court's finding that Beyond Innovation Technology Co. Ltd. induced infringement of O2 Micro International Ltd.'s patents for converter circuits used in the backlighting of television and laptop computer screens.

In a split, nonprecedential decision, the appeals court ruled that O2 Micro presented sufficient circumstantial evidence at trial for a Texas federal court to conclude that it was more likely than not that LG sold Liquid Crystal Display monitors in the U.S. containing the BiTEK's accused products.

As such,...
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