Vizio hires Wiltshire & Grannis LLP

9/24/09: Digital TV maker Vizio has hired Wiltshire & Grannis LLP to handle  lobbying related to patent abuse of ATSC, the U.S. digital TV  technology standard. Michael Nilsson, former legislative assistant to  Sen. Jay Rockefeller, is listed as the primary lobbyist. Westinghouse Electronics, which makes TVs, monitors and digital photo frames, also hired Nilsson.