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Universal Electronics Seeks to Block Roku TV Device Imports

April 17, 2020, 2:55 PM

Universal Electronics claims TVs, streaming devices, set-top boxes and remote controls infringe six patents, according to complaint filed at U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington.

  • In addition to Roku, complaint cites Roku TVs made by TCL, Hisense and Funai
  • Universal Electronics seeks an order to block imports of products that infringe its patents.
  • Commission posted notice that it’s looking for comments on any public interest concerns regarding the case
  • Universal Electronics said the technology is used in its QuickSet products that configure remote controls and home entertainment devices and is included in LG, Samsung, Sony and Microsoft electronics
  • NOTE: Commission ...