ITC To Probe Sony Over LCD Projector Patent Claims

Law360, New York (November 18, 2011, 7:59 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Friday that it would investigate a complaint that Sony Corp. is importing high-end projectors that infringe projection technology company Compound Photonics Ltd.'s patent covering liquid crystal display technology.

The complaint will be assigned to an ITC administrative law judge, who will hold an evidentiary hearing on the complaint and make an initial determination if Sony's importation of its SXRD projectors violates Section 337 of the U.S. Tariff Act, the commission said. That determination is subject to review by the...
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