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Canon Files Clone Lawsuit

Thursday, March 8, 2018  
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Canon Sues Compatible Suppliers


On February 28, 2018, Canon sued 36 manufacturers, wholesalers, and dealers of new build compatible replacement cartridges for infringement of seven recently-obtained Canon Patents.


Clover's Remanufactured Products are not implicated in this latest round of OEM patent enforcement against new build compatible cartridges.


The accused products include compatible versions of some of the most popular Canon and HP monochrome cartridges. 

The accused parties include:


Ninestar Technology Company Ltd. / Ninestar Corporation / Ninestar Image Tech Limited / Apex Microtech Ltd.

Static Control Components, Inc.

Aster Graphics, Inc./ Jiangxi Yibo E-Tech co., Ltd. / Aster Graphics Co., Ltd.

LD Products, Inc.

9010-8077 Quebec Inc.

Acecom, Inc. – San Antonio

ACM Technologies, Inc.

Apex Excel Limited

Arlington Industries, Inc.

Billiontree Technology USA Inc.

Bluedog Distribution Inc.

CLT Computers, Inc.

Do It Wiser LLC

EIS Office Solutions, Inc.

Ereplacements, LLC

Fairland LLC

Frontier Imaging Inc.

Ftrade Inc.

Garvey’s Office Products, Inc.

Global Cartridges

GPC Trading Co., Limited

Hong Kong Boze Co., Limited

I8 International, Inc.

Ink Technologies Printer Supplies, LLC

Kuhlmann Enterprises, Inc.

Linkyo Corp.

Master Print Supplies, Inc.

Online Tech Stores LLC / Imaging Supplies Investors LLC

Ourway US Inc. / Kingway Image Co. Ltd. / Ourway Image Tech Co., Ltd / Ourway Image Co. Ltd. / Zhuhai Aowei Electronics Co., Ltd

Print After Print, Inc.

Print-Rite N.A., Inc. / Print-Rite Holdings Ltd / Union Technology Intl (M.C.O.) Co. Ltd / Print-Rite Unicorn Image Products Co. Ltd.

Reliable Imaging Computer Products, Inc.

The Supplies Guys, LLC

V4ink, Inc.

World Class Ink Supply, Inc.

Zinyaw LLC

More information can be found at the links below:

* Actionable Intelligence and Toner News are independent media outlets not affiliated with CIG.

- (Clover Imaging Group)


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