ITC Backs Nixing Freescale Patent Claims Against Importers

Law360, New York (September 13, 2012, 1:33 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission said Wednesday that it had reviewed and ultimately upheld a ruling that cleared two companies of allegations that they imported integrated circuits and chipsets used in televisions that infringe Freescale Semiconductor Inc.'s patented technology.

In a short notice, the ITC said its commissioners had taken up a partial review of an administrative law judge's initial determination in the case, which originally accused MediaTek Inc., Zoran Corp. and Funai Electric Co. Ltd. of violating Section 337 of the Tariff Act by importing...
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