Motorola Solutions files additional patent infringement complaints

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) has filed new patent infringement complaints with the Regional Court of Mannheim in Germany against Hytera Communications Corporation Limited (SHE: 002583) of Shenzhen, China and Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH of Bad Münder, Germany, the company said.

These legal actions are in addition to the company´s patent infringement complaints previously filed against Hytera in the Regional Court of Düsseldorf on April 18, 2017.

With these additional patent infringement actions in Germany, Motorola Solutions now has five pending IP litigations against Hytera, including the patent infringement complaint filed with the US International Trade Commission on March 29, 2017 and the separate patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation complaints filed on March 14, 2017 in the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

The new Mannheim Court complaints assert that Hytera´s two-way wireless communication devices with improved squelch functionality are infringing Motorola Solutions´s patent EP 1 139 562 B1.

For additional information regarding Motorola Solutions´ legal actions against Hytera, see

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