Archive for the 'trademark infringement lawsuit' Category

USA – Marion County Stun Guns Ruled Illegal; Hopeful for Replacements (2014-02-17)

Posted on February 17 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: As a result of a federal trademark infringement lawsuit involving Karbon Arms stun guns, Marion County can no longer use its 200 Karbon® tasers (at $1000 a piece). Two other counties – Levy and Orange – are having to purchase new Taser ®.]] The Marion County Sheriff’s office is looking to […]

USA – Saginawm, Michigan orders new Taser supply after patent lawsuit ruling renders 70 devices useless (2014-02-04)

Posted on February 4 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: TASER Inc. monopoly expensive for small municipality: Last year Saginaw (Pop. 50,000) police purchased 70 Karbon Arms MPID electronic control devices, commonly known as “stun guns” or “Tasers.” But officers can no longer use those weapons, following a patent infringement lawsuit against Karbon that found in TASER International’s favour. The cost of […]