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Green Patent Blog: Will Duke’s Order Blow Away the Cloud Hanging Over Mitsubishi’s 2.4 MW Turbine?

I've written extensively about the patent infringement and antitrust litigation between wind power rivals GE and Mitsubishi (see, e.g., previous posts here and here ). While that legal battle spans multiple venues, encompasses several different patents, and includes many patent and antitrust...

Green Patent Blog: Green IP Litigation Is A Black Cloud Over Wind Turbine Makers

In addition to the high legal fees and exposure to potentially hefty damages payouts that accompany allegations of intellectual property infringement, such lawsuits can also be dark clouds over defendants, hampering their ability to do business. A salient example of this in clean tech is the...

Green Patent Blog: Chinese Courts Hand Down Split Decisions as AMSC-Sinovel IP Disputes Get Moving

In a previous post , I discussed the IP litigation in China between American Superconductor (AMSC) and Chinese wind energy system maker Sinovel . The dispute centers on allegations that Sinovel misappropriated AMSC's software code for controlling wind turbines and power converters. Last year...

Green Patent Blog: GE Dodges Mitsubishi Wind Turbine Blade Pitch Angle Patent

A previous post discussed Mitsubishi's patent infringement action against GE in which the Japanese conglomerate fought back against multiple infringement suits (see, e.g., here and here ) brought against it by GE. Mitsubishi's Complaint , filed in the Middle District of Florida, accused GE...