Microsoft Hit With Trademark Suit Over Xbox Kinect

Law360, New York (November 2, 2010, 3:44 PM EDT) -- The maker of a wristband that purports to improve the strength of athletes by using holograms to respond to the body's “natural energy field” has accused Microsoft Corp. of infringing its trademark by selling a similar-looking wristband with its upcoming Xbox 360 Kinect video game system.

Power Balance LLC filed the suit Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. It is seeking a temporary restraining order barring Microsoft from including the allegedly infringing wristband with the Kinect, which is set to...
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