Canon files new toner cartridge-related patent infringement lawsuit in Russia
| 26 September, 2019
Canon has filed a lawsuit for enforcement of its Russian Federation. The lawsuit has been filed with the Moscow City Economic Court against the defendants TOPPRINT LLC, a wholesaler, and NV GROUP LLC., indicated as a producer of the disputed cartridges, accordingly.
Canon believes that certain models of cartridges introduced into civil circulation to the Russian market under trademark "NVPRINT" by said entities infringe its patents.
The purpose of the lawsuit is to stop infringement and to seek compensation for patent infringement in accordance with the Russian law.