ITC Says It Will Eye FRAND Issues In Review Of Funai Ruling

Law360, New York (October 18, 2013, 8:06 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission said Thursday it will review a ruling that Funai Electric Co. Ltd. infringed an LSI Corp. patent covering Internet-connected home entertainment products, paying particular attention to LSI's commitment to license its standard-essential patents on fair terms.

The ITC said it will review in its entirety a July ruling by Administrative Law Judge David P. Shaw. He found that Funai infringed one nonessential patent but did not infringe three essential patents. He also found that Realtek Semiconductor Corp. did not infringe two...
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