ITC Affirms Invalidity Of Kodak's Camera Preview Patent

Law360, New York (July 20, 2012, 9:13 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Friday upheld an administrative law judge's findings that one of Eastman Kodak Co.'s camera preview patents is invalid, handing a win to Apple Inc. and Research In Motion Ltd. in a feud over the iPhone 3G and certain BlackBerry devices.

The ITC agreed with Judge Thomas Pender's main conclusions that Apple and RIM had infringed one claim of U.S. Patent Number 6,292,218, as well as his finding that the patent was nevertheless invalid. The commission also upheld his ruling that...
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