Fitbit withdraws complaint against Jawbone filed with ITC
Fitbit has withdrawn the complaint against the Jawbone, filed with the Commission on international trade USA (ITC). This means that Fitbit no longer expects to ban the sale of devices Jawbone. According to Jawbone, this means that allegations of patent infringement were baseless. The company Fitbit explain their actions by the fact that the Jawbone is no longer a danger as a competitor. According to Fitbit, Jawbone’s days are numbered, and the company soon declared bankruptcy.
The company denies Jawbone ascribed to her plans to declare bankruptcy.
In the case of industrial espionage, it will continue its consideration in 2017.
Source: Wall Street Journal