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2010-04-09 05:43:27

WiLAN Inc., a Canadian-based company, said Thursday that it filed suit against Acer, Apple, Lenovo, LG Electronics, Sony, Toshiba and 14 other top technology firms, accusing them of patent infringement. The company filed suit on Wednesday against the 20 U.S. and Asian companies in the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Texas. The Ottawa-based WiLAN has accused the companies of violating a patent it holds on Bluetooth technology, which is a wireless communications system that...


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