Kodak Alleges Patent Infringement Against Samsung
ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE:EK) announced today that it has filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., alleging infringement of certain patents related to Kodak digital imaging technology.
The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, alleges that certain Samsung (SSNLF.PK) tablets infringe patented Kodak digital imaging technology.
Kodak has licensed its digital imaging patents to more than 30 leading technology companies, including LG, Motorola, and Nokia, with all of the licenses royalty-bearing to Kodak.
The complaint against Samsung alleges infringement of the following five patents:
- U.S. Patent No. 6,292,218 Electronic Camera For Initiating Capture of Still Images While Previewing Motion Images
- U.S. Patent No. 7,210,161 Automatically Transmitting Images from an Electronic Camera to a Service Provider Using a Network Configuration File
- U.S. Patent No. 7,742,084 Network Configuration File for Automatically Transmitting Images from an Electronic Still Camera
- U.S. Patent No. 7,453,605 Capturing Digital Images to be Transferred to an E-Mail Address
- U.S. Patent No. 7,936,391 Digital Camera with Communications Interface for Selectively Transmitting Images over a Cellular Phone Network and a Wireless LAN Network to a Destination
Christopher Veronda, 585-724-2622
Source: Eastman Kodak CompanyCopyright Business Wire 2012