TITLE

Germany vs. Japan in U.S. court

AUTHOR(S)
Sperling, Ed
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Electronic News;7/9/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 28, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that German company Papst Licensing GmbH is suing Japan's Olympus Corp. over a flexible high-speed interface that would allow connections between CD drives or floppy drives in computers to be just as quick as hard drives. Papst is seeking an injunction against Olympus, damages and punitive damages. The patents in question allow data to be acquired from a variety of devices, which the patent says cover the entire electrical engineering spectrum.
ACCESSION #
25832580

 

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