Declaratory Judgment Complaint Filed by PR Manufacturing Enterprise against Northwest Podiatric Laboratory

On December 26, 2018, PR Manufacturing Enterprises, LLC (“Plaintiff”) filed a complaint against Northwest Podiatric Laboratory, Inc. (“Defendant”) for declaratory judgment of non-infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,567,081 (“the ‘081 Patent”); 9,194,696 (“the ‘696 Patent”); and 9,778,027 (“the ‘027 Patent”). The patents are owned by the Defendant and are drawn to an imaging system that captures the shape of the feet for the purpose of making custom orthoses. The Plaintiff is requesting declaratory judgment that its imaging apparatus does not infringe the ‘081, ‘696, and ‘027 Patents. The case remains pending and is captioned 1:18-cv-01456 (C.D. Ill.).

By:  April Breyer Menon

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