TrackMan A/S brings patent claim against MIA Sports Technology Ltd.
Copenhagen, 18th of January 2012
TrackMan A/S announces today that it has initiated a lawsuit against MIA Sports Technology
Ltd. at the District Court of Düsseldorf in Germany.
The lawsuit is based on MIA Sports Technology Ltd.'s sale of FlightScope's golf tracking radar model X2 with software version 5.8 and relates to the possible infringement of TrackMan's patent, EP 1 698 380 concerning a method for estimating a rotational velocity or
spin frequency of a rotating sports ball in flight.
The lawsuit was filed at the District Court of Düsseldorf in November 2011, and the court has ordered that preliminary written proceedings be conducted. TrackMan A/S has been granted patents corresponding to EP 1 698 380 in the UK, France, China, South Korea and Japan, and a related patent application is being prosecuted in the US.
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