Hitachi Denied New Trial In TV Receiver Patents Row

Law360, Los Angeles (September 19, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Wednesday rejected Hitachi Consumer Electronics Co. Ltd.’s bid for a new trial in a lawsuit over TPV Technology Ltd.’s alleged infringement of Hitachi’s television receiver patents, holding that a federal jury ruled reasonably in its verdict.

The decision comes five months after a Texas federal jury found that Hitachi failed to prove that TPV infringed any of the claims of the patents, bringing an end to Hitachi’s bid for royalty payments on the infringing equipment that was first launched in 2010...
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