CHICAGO — A company which has filed numerous other patent infringement lawsuits in the local courts is suing Walgreens, citing alleged patent infringement for technology used in personal fitness devices.
SportBrain Holdings LLC filed a complaint on March 27 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois alleging that the defendant infringed one of plaintiff's patents in selling personal fitness devices in its Walgreens stores.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges Walgreens carries and sells personal fitness devices that use technology infringing plaintiff's patents in this district and elsewhere in the U.S.
SportBrain has filed a number of similar patent infringement claims against numerous other defendants in Chicago's federal courts.
The plaintiffs request a trial by jury and seeks damages sufficient to compensate the plaintiff, interest, treble damages, court costs and any further relief this court grants. They are represented by Isaac Rabicoff of Rabicoff Law LLC in Chicago.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois Case number 1:17-cv-02337