SAN FRANCISCO – A San Mateo camera company has filed suit against other camera companies over allegations of patent infringement in regards to camera cases and apps.
GoPro Inc. filed a complaint on June 27 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against C&A Marketing Inc., C&A Licensing LLC and PLR IP Holdings LLC citing patent infringement.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that GoPro Inc. suffered damages to its business as a result of violations of its '896 patent and '226 patent by the defendants. The plaintiff holds C&A Marketing Inc., C&A Licensing LLC, and PLR IP Holdings LLC responsible because the defendants allegedly manufactured and distributed bumper cases for its Polaroid Cube cameras and apps for the cameras that infringes plaintiff's patents.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks to enjoin the defendant, compensation, interest, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just. It is represented by Mehrnaz Boroumand Smith, Steven D. Moore and Darius C. Samerotte of Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP in San Francisco.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Case number 5:16-cv-03590-NC