Digitech Hits BMW With Suit Over Financial Patent

Law360, New York (September 16, 2010, 1:44 PM EDT) -- Digitech Information Systems Inc. has slapped BMW Auto Leasing LLC and BMW Financial Services NA LLC with a patent infringement suit, accusing the car company subsidiaries of offering services that encroach on its protected method of managing equipment lease derivatives and other financial information.

The document-management software company launched its suit in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on Wednesday, alleging the defendants are willfully infringing its U.S. Patent Number 7,739,180.

According to the suit, Digitech has given the BMW units written...
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