Georgia-Pacific Unfurls Towel Dispenser 337 Action

Law360, New York (April 20, 2010, 3:08 PM EDT) -- Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products LP has targeted several competitors in a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission, claiming that they are unlawfully importing electronic paper towel dispensers that infringe four patents.

The Atlanta-based company's complaint, lodged Monday, takes aim at rivals including Canada-based Kruger Products LP, Chicago-based NetPak Electronic and Cosmetic Inc., Florida-based Stefco Industries Inc. and California-based Draco Hygienic Products Inc., as well as several of their affiliates.

Also named in the complaint are Taiwan-based Vida International Inc. and Hong Kong-based New Choice (H.K.) Ltd.,...
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