Damages (Article 102, paragraph (3) of the Patent Act)
Damages is calculated based on not the LED but on the TV
Caluculating the amount of money based on the Article 102, paragraph (3) of the Patent Act (reasonable royalty)
The royalty rate and the amount of damages were determined based on the amount of sales of the products (televisions) containing the patented invention, not the number of products (LEDs).
<Writer: Hideki Takaishi (Attorney-at-law licensed in Japan and California)>