$1.6M MGA Penalty Ends 5-Year Board Game Patent Battle

Law360, New York (November 13, 2012, 6:29 PM EST) -- A Louisiana federal jury has awarded nearly $1.6 million in damages to a game company that accused MGA Entertainment of copying its patented laser beam strategy board game, bringing an end to more than five years of litigation, attorneys for the plaintiff said Monday.

The jury found that the Bratz doll maker was liable for willful patent infringement of Innovention Toys LLC's laser and mirrors strategy board game “Khet,” according to a statement issued by Innovention counsel Agility IP Law, which noted the jury deliberated for...
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