Bloomberg Law
Sept. 16, 2016, 4:00 AM

Uniloc Litigation Campaign Targets Motorola, LG

  • Uniloc has filed 80 infringement suits this year, far more than in prior years
  • Twenty-five suits this year deal with voice over internet protocol (VoIP) tech

Patent licensing company Uniloc USA Inc.—in a litigation blitz—filed half a dozen lawsuits this week accusing Motorola Mobility LLC, LG Electronics USA and other mobile phone makers of infringing its internet-based phone technology with their Android smartphones.

The lawsuits, filed in the patent owner-friendly U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, are the latest salvo from Luxembourg-based Uniloc, whose U.S. division has filed 80 infringement suits so far this year, compared with ...