Dicam Asserts Cell Phone Patent V. Sprint, Sanyo

Law360, New York (November 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Sprint Nextel Corp. and Sanyo North America Corp. have been hit with a lawsuit alleging that they infringed a patent for a personal security system with a hand-held unit through the sale of their cell phones.

The complaint was filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia by Dicam Inc., a company that has brought suits against a number of phone makers.

“Defendants have been infringing the ... patent by making, selling, offering for sale, importing and using products embodying the...
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