Maker Of High-Tech Sex Toy Hit With Patent Suit

Law360, New York (November 23, 2010, 5:04 PM EST) -- Adult television provider New Frontier Media Inc. has claimed that the Real Touch, a computer-controlled sex toy, infringes a patent that it controls.

The company filed suit Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, asking a judge to halt sales of the $250 artificial vaginas and rectums by affiliates of the Adult Entertainment Broadcast Network.

The defendants, Internet Services LLC and WMM Holdings LLC, made a “deliberate and conscious decision to infringe” NFM's licensed patent, it claims.

Colorado-based New Frontier Media, an...
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