Bankrupt LightSquared Says GPS Makers Cost It Billions

Law360, New York (November 01, 2013, 10:16 PM ET) -- LightSquared Inc. hit Garmin International Inc. and other GPS companies with a lawsuit in New York bankruptcy court Friday, claiming breach of contract and the withholding of crucial spectrum-usage information, which cost LightSquared billions of dollars and ultimately drove it to bankruptcy.

Wireless startup LightSquared says Garmin, Deere & Co., Trimble Navigation Ltd., the U.S. GPS Industry Council and the Coalition to Save Our GPS kept it from using the spectrum that the Federal Communications Commission approved LightSquared for and caused the company to suffer enormous...
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LightSquared Inc.


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1:12-bk-12080

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New York Southern

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May 14, 2012

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