Fed. Circ. Nixes Boston University’s $14M LED Patent Win

July 25, 2018 by in Articles

The Federal Circuit overturned a nearly $14 million infringement verdict against three LED manufacturers on Wednesday, finding that the claim in Boston University’s patent that they allegedly infringed describes something physically impossible, making it ineligible for patent protection. The claim­at­issue in U.S. Patent Number 5,686,738, which covers a certain way […]

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LED Company Wants Ruling Tossed

June 22, 2016 by in News

HOUSTON – An LED packaging company accused of infringing on patents believes U.S. District Judge Rodney Gilstrap misinterpreted language in the patents and aspects of the product design. In the case of Nichia Corp. v. Everlight Americas Inc. et al., the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas […]

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