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2007/07/04 11:00 KST
LG Electronics sues PC maker Quanta for patent infringement

By Koh Byung-joon
SEOUL, July 4 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's LG Electronics Inc. said Wednesday that it has filed a suit in the United States against a leading Taiwanese personal computer (PC) manufacturer for alleged violation of its DVD-related patents.

In the suit filed in a court in the state of Wisconsin, LG Electronics claimed that Quanta, Taiwan's No.1 PC manufacturer, infringed on four of its patented DVD technologies, which were used in making and selling laptop computers in the U.S.