Kyocera Sues Bankrupt Kodak Over Camera, Printer Patents

Law360, Los Angeles (January 4, 2013, 6:53 PM EST) -- Electronics manufacturer Kyocera Corp. launched a patent suit against Eastman Kodak Co. in New York bankruptcy court Friday, claiming Kodak began selling products infringing 15 of its patents after the film company filed for bankruptcy.

Japan-based Kyocera claims Kodak began making and selling electronics infringing Kyocera’s U.S. patents on technology it uses in its digital cameras and printers after it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last January.

“Kodak also has been and is now contributing to and inducing others to infringe Kyocera’s U.S. patents,” Kyocera...
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Case Information

Case Title

Eastman Kodak Company

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

January 19, 2012

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