CAO Group Files LED Light Source Patent Infringement Lawsuit

The CAO Group, Inc. has filed a lawsuit against GE Lighting, Inc., Osram Sylvania, Lighting Science Group Corp., Nexxus Lighting, Inc., Sharp Electronics Corporation, Toshiba International Corporation, Feit Electric Company, Inc., and Lights of America, Inc. in the United States District Court for the District of Utah. The lawsuit asserts that LED light sources sold by these companies infringe CAO Group’s patents. These patents protect innovations at the core of their LED light source solutions and include:

1. US Patent No. 6,465,961 — Semiconductor Light Source.
2. US Patent No. 6,634,770 — Light Source Using Semiconductor Devices.
3. US Patent No. 6,746,885 — Method for Making a Semiconductor Light Source

By bringing the case, CAO Group states it is protecting its investments in these innovations and its ongoing business and will pursue all available remedies in the lawsuit.