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

Maytag Sues LG Over Washer Patent

Law360 (November 15, 2003, 12:00 AM EST) -- Appliance maker Maytag Corp sued South Korea's LG Electronics in U.S. District Court for the Northern Distrivt of Iowa in Des Moines, alleging that the company infringed on Maytag's patents for an airflow system and console panel used in clothes washers and dryers.

The lawsuit seeks an injunction to bar LG Electronics from selling the appliances, as well as compensatory damages.

Separately, Maytag rival Whirlpool also filed a patent-infringement lawsuit against LG Electronics in August, after the South Korean company introduced a new line of washing...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.