ITC To Probe Digital TVs, LCD Devices In 337 Cases

Law360, New York (October 12, 2010, 6:56 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday announced two new Section 337 patent infringement investigations, one targeting digital televisions imported by Vizio Inc. and AmTran Technology Co. Ltd., the other probing Taiwan-based Chimei Innolux Corp. over liquid crystal display devices.

The ITC said it chose to investigate digital TVs in response to a complaint lodged in September by LG Electronics Inc., the latest in the company's series of complaints against the same respondents over patents for digital televisions.

In a separate, ongoing case, the commission in...
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