Westinghouse Solar Scorches Rivals In ITC Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (October 4, 2011, 5:57 PM EDT) -- Westinghouse Solar Inc. said Tuesday that it has filed a complaint against Zep Solar Inc. and Canadian Solar Inc. in the U.S. International Trade Commission, accusing its two rivals of manufacturing and importing solar panel products that infringe two of its patents.

The Campbell, Calif.-based solar energy company seeks a permanent exclusion order from the ITC, barring Zep Solar and Canadian Solar from importing the infringing products into the U.S., Westinghouse Solar said in a statement.

Additionally, Westinghouse Solar seeks a cease-and-desist order prohibiting the companies...
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