Current Group, Oncor Face $120M Broadband IP Suit

Law360, New York (July 15, 2010, 2:02 PM EDT) -- Amperion Inc. slapped Current Group LLC and Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC with a $120 million lawsuit accusing the defendants of willfully infringing six Amperion patents that cover Broadband over Power Line technology.

Lawrence, Mass.-based Amperion, which bills itself as a provider of communications solutions to electric utilities, filed its complaint Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

The suit names Oncor, Current Group, Current Communications Services LLC and Current Technologies LLC as defendants.

Amperion, which is alleging unfair competition...
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