Amerlux is latest US company to sign license agreement and join Philips Lighting’s EnabLED Licensing Program


    Amerlux joins more than 200 other US companies in Philips’ licensing program and is the second to be announced within a week

    June 29, 2016

    Eindhoven, The Netherlands � Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting today announced that it has signed a patent license agreement with the US company Amerlux. The license, based on Philips Lighting�s EnabLED licensing program�s published terms and conditions, provides Amerlux with full, worldwide access to a wide range of basic LED control and system-level technologies. As a result of the agreement, the outstanding litigation between the companies related to patents offered under the EnabLED licensing program for LED Luminaires and Retrofit Bulbs has been dismissed. To date more than 200 US companies have joined the EnabLED program and Amerlux is the second to be announced within a week.

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    Neil Pattie

    Philips Lighting

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