July 9, 2008

Wi-LAN Amends Complaint to Add LG to Patent Infringement Litigation

Wi-LAN, a technology innovation and licensing company, has amended its complaint in action No 2:08-cv-237 in the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Marshall Division, to add LG Electronics and LG Electronics Mobilecomm USA, as defendants.

The parties already named as defendants in this action are Motorola, Research in Motion Corporation, Research In Motion Ltd, and UTStarCom.

Wi-LAN claims that all defendants have infringed and continue to infringe Wi-LAN's US patents RE37, 802 and 5,282,222 by making and/or selling products including mobile handheld devices and other equipment.