Auto Parts Co. Metric Ends ITC Dispute Over Starter IP

Law360, New York (October 26, 2011, 5:45 PM EDT) -- Auto parts supplier Metric Sales & Engineering Inc. on Tuesday filed a proposed consent decree to end its dispute with Remy International Inc. over claims it imported parts that violated six of Remy International’s patents.

Northfield Ill.-based Metric was the fifth company to resolve the dispute with alternator and starter maker Remy International, in a suit that initially named a total of 10 U.S. and China-based companies, according to Mark L. Hogge of SNR Denton, an attorney for Remy International.

The U.S. International Trade Commission had...
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