May 10, 2017 – The Court granted Plaintiff ICON Health & Fitness Inc.’s Unopposed Motion to Direct Entry of Judgment on the infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,701,271, titled “Method and apparatus for using physical characteristic data collected from two or more subjects.” On March 27, 2017, the Court had dismissed with prejudice ICON’s claim for infringement of the ’271 patent. Finding the judgment distinct and separable from the remaining claims in the case, the Court granted ICON’s motion and entered final judgment in favor of Defendants Polar Electro Oy and Polar Electro, Inc. The case is number 1:11-cv-00167 in the United States District Court for the District of Utah.
By: Katherine E. Adams