Texas NPE Takes Aim at IoT Components
- October 18, 2016
Texas NPE Forward Thinking Tracking LLC has kicked off its first litigation campaign with a series of lawsuits filed over the last week targeting the real time location systems and asset tracking products of multiple defendants. The new complaints hit AeroScout (with alleged partners and distributors Extronics, Exloc Instruments, IoEworx, Stanley Black & Decker, and Vizzia Technologies) (2:16-cv-01172), AiRISTA Flow (with the alleged former owner of the accused system, Ekahau) (2:16-cv-01141), CenTrak (with Vizzia) (2:16-cv-01125), Elpas (with Sensormatic Electronics d/b/a Tyco Security Products) (2:16-cv-01143), RF Code (2:16-cv-01168), Savi Technology (2:16-cv-01169), TeleTracking Technologies (2:16-cv-01173), Vestac (2:16-cv-01174), and Zebra Technologies (ZIH) (2:16-cv-01175). Each complaint asserts a single patent (6,989,741) generally related to object tracking.