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Navico: ITC rules that Garmin violated patents

For updates on this story, see our latest coverage. The International Trade Commission (ITC) has ruled that Garmin Ltd. DownVu scanning sonar products violate Navico’s patents for DownScan Imaging technology, Navico said in a statement. (See the ruling here.) According to Navico, the ITC DownVu ruling prohibits Garmin from importing, selling, advertising and aiding or assisting distributors or retailers in ...

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ITC judge rules in favor of Johnson Outdoors and Humminbird in patent suit against Garmin

RACINE, Wis. – Johnson Outdoors (Nasdaq:JOUT) today confirmed that an Administrative Law Judge at the International Trade Commission (ITC) has determined that Garmin International, Inc. violated section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 by importing and selling SideVu sonars, which the judge found infringe a Johnson Outdoors Inc. side scan sonar patent used in certain Humminbird fishfinders. The ruling is ...

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