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EVERLIGHT Sued Seoul Semiconductor For Patent Infringement

2017-05-08

New Taipei City, Shulin Dist. - May 8, 2017 - Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. (Everlight) on May 4, 2017 filed a patent infringement case with Mannheim District Court in Germany against Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Seoul Semi).

Everlight requested an injunction that the Court enjoin Seoul Semi from selling, manufacturing, importing or exporting any infringing products. Everlight also requested Seoul Semi recalls and destroys any inventories of infringing products, and bears infringement damages.

Everlight possesses a strong patent portfolio in the key markets including the America, China, Japan, Europe and Taiwan. The patents cover high, medium or low luminance LED components, for example, product series of 5630, 2835, 3030, 3535, 5050 and COB LEDs that are suitable for back lighting, lighting or automobile LED products.

Everlight respects intellectual property rights and does not tolerate any infringement and will devote to the protection of customers’ and shareholders’ benefits and rights.

About EVERLIGHT Electronics Co. Ltd.

EVERLIGHT Electronics Co., Ltd. was founded in 1983 in Taipei, Taiwan. Led by Chairman Robert Yeh. EVERLIGHT has over 34 years of R&D experience for reliable capability. With global operations for customer service and an excellent brand reputation, EVERLIGHT has been ranked in the top five LED manufacturers in this competitive LED market. Our products are manufactured in-house to guarantee maximum quality and service. EVERLIGHT provides the most diversified product portfolio consisting of Low Power LEDs to Ultra High Power LEDs, Through-hole LEDs to SMD LEDs, LED Lighting Modules, Digital Displays, Optocouplers and Infrared Emitters and Sensors, and many other LEDs for the Lighting, TFT, Automotive, Signage, and Consumer markets. Today, EVERLIGHT is a global company with over 6,400 employees based throughout China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Germany and U.S.A.

Please visit us at www.everlight.com / PR Contact: pr@everlight.com