Philips Faces Infringement Suit Over LED Lighting

Law360, Los Angeles (December 6, 2013, 5:14 PM EST) -- Ilumisys Inc., the maker of LED systems designed to replace fluorescent tube lights, on Friday alleged Philips Electronics America Corp. infringed on its patents for the lights in a suit in Michigan federal court.

Ilumisys, which does business as Toggled, said Philips asked for samples of its lights in February 2010 and that the patent-holder offered it a licensing deal that Philips rejected, according to the suit.

Philips now makes LED lights that are substantially similar to the ones covered by five of Toggled’s patents, the...
To view the full article, register now.