Avago Technologies is a pioneer in the field of navigation sensors and been developing the fundamental enabling technology behind optical mouse sensors as well as a number of improvements.
Avagos General Counsel, Patricia H. McCall, stated "Avago has devoted significant resources to inventing, developing and progressing the technology that enables the optical mouse. When necessary, we will defend our intellectual property against infringement."
The case is Avago Technologies U.S. Inc. et al. v. STMicroelectronics Inc. et al., case number 10-cv-00092 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Avago is represented by Mayer Brown LLP and Potter Minton PC.