NEW YORK, September 21. /TASS/. Manufacturer of wireless phone headset Pinn filed a lawsuit against Apple for patent infringement in the production of AirPods wireless headphones. This was reported on Saturday, the portal Apple Insider, specializing in news about Apple products.
According to the portal, the plaintiffs complaint sent to the court of the Central district of California. Pinn requires pecuniary damage he has suffered due to unlawful actions of Apple. The amount of compensation is not specified.
The plaintiff alleges that the company, with headquarters in Cupertino (California), patenting AirPods, violated the copyright of the wireless telephone headset production Pinn. This firm has put Apple on notice about their designs before the creation of the AirPods. In particular, in October 2016 representative Pinn sent Apple email you the link to the website of his company and documentation of its developments.
The complaint States that the patent number 10 042 595 relating to AirPods, contains the reference to the patent 9 807 491, issued on the device of the plaintiff.
AirPods headphones for music playback function with a phone headset that connects to smartphones, tablets, and Apple computers via Bluetooth.
Founded in 1976, Apple manufactures iPhones, iPads, MacBook laptops, iMac desktop computers, iPod music players, and other high-tech equipment. Corporation with headquarters in Cupertino is one of the largest in the world: its market capitalization is about $970 billion
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