We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Chi Mei Sues LG Philips Over TFT-LCD Patents

Law360 (May 7, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Continuing a run of intellectual property battles in the lucrative liquid crystal displays industry, Taiwan’s Chi Mei Optoelectronics Corp. has hit LG Philips LCD Co. Ltd. with a suit alleging LG Philips infringed four of its patents.

The suit, filed on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, accuses LG Philips LCD and its American subsidiary of infringing patents relating to a new type of display, thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels.

In TFT-LCDs, transistors are embedded on a panel...
To view the full article, register now.