Synaptics claims Elantech violates its patent on touch pads, in San Jose Federal Court.
Fujitsu claims Netgear violates several of its wireless patents, in Madison, Wisc., Federal Court.
DEI Headquarters claims Auto Page and Advanced Security Inc. violate its auto security electronic patents, in San Diego Federal Court.
PSN Illinois claims these defendants violate its patented molecular cloning methods: Abcam, Abgent, Affinity Bioreagents, Discoverx Corp., Exalpha Biologicals, Genetex, LifeSpan Biosciences, Multispan, and Novus Biologicals, in Chicago Federal Court.
OXO International claims Lifetime Brands, Pfaltzgraff Co., and Outlet Retail Stores violate its patent on rolling wins with counterweighted eccentric handles, in Chicago Federal Court.
Joby Inc. claims Tocad America violates its patent on flexible camera tripods, and that Tocad's "FlexPod" name violates Joby's "Gorillapod" mark, in San Francisco Federal Court.
Primerica Financial Services claims Promerica Bank violates its trademark, in Los Angeles Federal Court.
Riverbank sued River Bank fka Lawrence Savings Bank in a trademark complaint in Boston Federal Court.
Alcoa Closure Systems and 10 other firms violate Paul Bennett's patents on tamper-proof containers, Bennett claims in Marshall, Texas, Federal Court. Also sued are Bericap LLC Ontario, Bericap North America, Blackhawk Molding Co., CG Roxane, Crystal Geyser Water Co., Erie County Plastics Corp., International Plastics & Equipment Corp., Rexam Closures and Containers, Rexam Closure Systems, and Seaquist Closures.
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