Sharp Sues Samsung Over LCD Patent

Law360, New York (August 6, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Sharp Corp. has filed an lawsuit against Korean Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., accusing Samsung and two of the Korean electronics giants' subsidiaries of infringing five of Sharp's patents related to liquid crystal display modules, and seeking to block sales of the allegedly infringing products.

Sharp's lawsuit, filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, names Samsung Electronics Co., Samsung Electronics America Inc. and Samsung Telecommunications America LLP as defendants.

Sharp has been trying to negotiate a LCD patent license with Samsung...
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