The LYCRA Company Settles in Latest Patent Infringement Cases

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative fibre and technology solutions for the textile and apparel industry, has announced a settlement regarding its ongoing international battle to protect its intellectual property, including patents and trademarks, from infringement worldwide.

The Jiangsu Authority in China recently liaised a lawsuit filed by The LYCRA Company against four companies discovered to be infringing on its dual-core patents for denim.

“The cases for infringement have been decided,” said Bridget Sciamanna, general counsel, The LYCRA Company. “In consideration of dropping charges against all the companies involved, a financial settlement has been reached for an undisclosed amount. In addition, these companies have agreed to cease infringing on our patents.”