Samsung Sued Over Lapsed LCD License Deal

Law360, New York (January 5, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Long after its licensing agreement had expired, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. continued making products that infringe several of Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co. Ltd.'s patents related to transistors that help create sharp images on liquid crystal display screens, according to a new lawsuit.

SEL filed its complaint Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin against Samsung Electronics Co., S-LCD Corp., Samsung Electronics America Inc. and Samsung Telecommunications America LLC. SEL is seeking relief including a a permanent injunction and treble damages....
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