Press Release Archive 2018

Dec. 17, 2018
Nichia starts enforcement proceedings in Germany against Everlight’s subsidiary WOFI as preparatory step for damage award
Dec. 17, 2018
Two more final victories of Nichia against Everlight in infringement proceedings in Germany concerning Nichia’s YAG Patents
Nov. 21, 2018
Nichia launches a tunable COB series with highly efficient color mixing
Oct. 30, 2018
Final victory of Nichia against Everlight’s subsidiary WOFI in an infringement proceeding in Germany concerning Nichia’s YAG Patent
Oct. 29, 2018
Nichia and Qwestland started cooperative research and experiments with a goal of further developing the Horticulture LED market
Oct. 23, 2018
Final victory of Nichia against Everlight in an infringement proceeding in Germany concerning Nichia’s YAG Patent
Oct. 16, 2018
TDC dismissed Everlight’s patent infringement lawsuit for injunctions
Oct. 5, 2018
LpS Award for Best Lighting Technology 2018 was awarded to Nichia’s Optisolis™ Ultra High CRI LED -Sponsored by LED Professional
Sep. 27, 2018
U.S. Patent Granted to Nichia and three companies for LEDs Using Nitride-type Red Phosphor
Sep. 11, 2018
Nichia launches the 585 series with the industry’s highest efficacy
Aug. 29, 2018
Nichia again succeeded in nullity lawsuit in Germany filed by Everlight regarding Nichia’s YAG Patent
Aug. 24, 2018
Nichia receives multiple recognitions from the IES for its latest LED innovations. The IES 2018 Progress Report Selection has been given to both Nichia’s Optisolis™ LEDs and its discrete color Direct Mountable Chips (CSP Style)
Aug. 2, 2018
Nichia receives Monetary Compensation and terminates Patent Infringement Dispute with Harvatek in Germany concerning the YAG Patent
Jun. 26, 2018
Nichia and Lowe’s have reached a settlement
May. 22, 2018
Nichia files Patent Infringement Lawsuit against ASUS JAPAN and its distributor
May. 8, 2018
Patent Infringement Lawsuit against Takizumi Ended
Apr. 25, 2018
Nichia expands its industry leading Direct Mountable Chip series with the introduction of Single Colors.
Apr. 23, 2018
NICHIA was selected as one of the 2017 Top 100 Global Innovators
Mar. 27, 2018
Nichia announced the press release at “Light + Building”.
Mar. 20, 2018
Nichia and OSRAM announce to expand IP co-operation
Jan. 25, 2018
Nichia launches Ultra-High CRI White LED (Optisolis™), the beginning of a new white LED