DSS Files Patent Infringement Claim Against Samsung, TSMC and NEC
TYSONS CORNER, Va., March 10, 2014
TYSONS CORNER, Va., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --DSS Technology Management,
Inc., a subsidiary of Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: DSS; "DSS"),
a leading developer and integrator of security technologies, today announced
the filing of a patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co.
("Samsung"), Taiwan Semiconductor Corporation ("TSMC"), and NEC Corporation of
America ("NEC") in the United States District Court for the Eastern District
of Texas, Tyler Division.
DSS's complaint alleges infringement by Samsung, NEC and TSMC of patents
related to semiconductor manufacturing. DSS Technology Management acquired
these patents in 2013 in order to support development of proprietary hardware
and peripherals, including devices running AuthentiGuard, DSS's digital
technology for brand protection.
DSS is represented in this matter by Derek Gilliland of Nix, Patterson &
Roach, LLP a complex commercial and intellectual property litigation firm with
offices in Dallas, Austin, and East Texas (www.nixlawfirm.com) and Bo Davis of
The Davis Firm, PC, a patent litigation law firm based in Longview, Texas
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The case is Civil Action No. 2:14-cv-00199. Copies of the complaint are
available at www.pacer.gov/findcase.html.
About DSS (Document Security Systems, Inc.)
Document Security Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE MKT: DSS) products and solutions are
used by governments, corporations and financial institutions to defeat fraud
and to protect brands and digital information from the expanding world-wide
counterfeiting problem. DSS technologies help ensure the authenticity of both
digital and physical financial instruments, identification documents,
sensitive publications, brand packaging and websites.
DSS continually invests in research and development to meet the ever-changing
security needs of its clients and provides licensing of its patented
technologies through its subsidiary, DSS Technology Management, Inc.
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