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[CG] LG Wants PS3 Sales Banned In The US.

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http://www.computerandvideogames.com...ned-in-the-us/

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LG has asked the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to ban sales of PS3s and Sony Bravia TVs as part of patent infringement claims brought against the platform holder.

LG alleges that Sony's high-definition TVs infringe four patents, while products with Blu-ray players including PS3 infringe four others, Bloomberg reports.

The ITC is also investigating claims by Sony that LG mobiles are infringing seven Sony patents, while a civil lawsuit launched by Sony targets LG Blu-ray players.
You have to be kidding me....

This patent preying frenzy needs to stop, I'm close to lopping my own arm off just to find peace from this crap. :
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Maybe I should have taken that job with the patent office.
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Eh, opportunistic approach to expose to the media since Sony is already busy with that ridiculous suing thing.
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Umm..

Yeah, that's not gonna happen.
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What I want to know is what took LG so long?

The PS3 has been out since 2006.
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Originally Posted by MC-Sammer View Post
Umm..

Yeah, that's not gonna happen.
That truly depends upon how much $ the ITC would be willing to accept to make a decision, ONE WAY OR ANOTHER...

Is LG's pockets fatter than Sony's pockets? Not no, but hell no!

LG = FAIL!
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
What I want to know is what took LG so long?

The PS3 has been out since 2006.
So this qualifies for Statues of Limitations or no?
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I'm with lg on this one
down with sony
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Originally Posted by joemaniaci View Post
Maybe I should have taken that job with the patent office.
busy weekends, overnight work...
Don't do it joe.

Before I came to th... came on this thread, I said lol because I knew it would be a stupid article
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Good, they should ban sales of crapbox 360 while they are at it as well, so developers will no longer be held back by crapsoles and PC gaming will finally progress.
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