JACKSONVILLE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / May 23, 2023 / ParkerVision, Inc. (OTCQB:PRKR) announced today that it has filed complaints in the Western District of Texas against Texas Instruments ("TI") and NXP Semiconductors ("NXP"), for the infringement of four of its U.S. patents. The complaints request jury trials to determine, among other items, the financial damages for the unauthorized use of ParkerVision's wireless patented technologies in semiconductor chips used in automotive wireless applications, wireless infrastructure, and numerous other devices incorporating WiFi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity.
ParkerVision CEO Jeffrey Parker commented, "TI and NXP are both global suppliers of wireless semiconductors that we believe broadly infringe on ParkerVision's patented wireless technologies. We believe the innovations covered by ParkerVision's patents have enabled more competitive and compelling products and we encourage TI and NXP to license ParkerVision's patented technologies to benefit from these advantages with authorization of the protected intellectual property."
Mr. Parker continued, "ParkerVision has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in R&D and marketing in its patented RF receiver, transmitter, and RF power transmitter technologies to enable ultra-small semiconductor chips to deliver high performance RF wireless communications for mobile telephone standards such as 3G, 4G, and 5G standards, WiFi communications, Bluetooth, Satellite communications and other wireless applications."
ParkerVision, Inc. invents, develops and licenses cutting-edge, proprietary radio-frequency (RF) technologies that enable wireless solution providers to make and sell advanced wireless communication products. ParkerVision is engaged in a number of patent enforcement actions in the U.S. to protect patented rights that it believes are broadly infringed by others. For more information, please visit www.parkervision.com. (PRKR-I)
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