Can ObjectVideo Block Bosch, Samsung and Sony Cameras from the US?

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jun 29, 2011

ObjectVideo has expanded its patent litigation campaign to the US International Trade Commission (ITC), adding to their claim in US District Court. This is especially noteworthy because the US ITC has the power to order US Customs to ban offending products from entering the US (i.e., Bosch, Samsung and Sony IP Surveillance cameras). In this note, we examine ObjectVideo's approach, explain the ITC's role and provide guidance on the potential impact.

With this move, ObjectVideo now has two legal actions proceeding in parallel - ITC and District Court.The matter is proceeding in District Court with Sony and Bosch responding and contesting ObjectVideo's claims. 

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