AU Optronics Escapes Apeldyn's LCD Patent Battle

Law360, New York (December 20, 2011, 10:03 PM EST) -- A Delaware federal judge on Monday dropped AU Optronics Corp. from Apeldyn Corp.'s liquid crystal display patent suit, ruling AU Optronics hadn't violated the Oregon company's intellectual property.

U.S. District Judge Sue L. Robinson granted AU Optronics' request for summary judgment that it didn't infringe Apeldyn's patent for technology used to improve the response time of liquid crystal material in LCDs.

The judge also granted AU Optronics' motion for reargument of the court's claim construction and rejected Apeldyn's arguments that her opinion in November granting summary...
To view the full article, register now.