LG Asks ITC To Block Imports Of Funai TVs

Law360, New York (August 14, 2009, 1:43 PM EDT) -- LG Electronics Inc. has asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to block imports of Funai Electric Co. Ltd.'s Sylvania line of televisions for allegedly infringing three LG patents, which LG has also asserted against Funai in federal court.

LG filed its complaint with the ITC on Wednesday, the same day it filed a patent infringement action against Funai in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

In both complaints, LG alleges that Sylvania-brand televisions with the model number LC427SSX, which are made in...
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