Sipco Sues Ingersoll-Rand, Others Over Wireless IP

Law360, New York (February 1, 2011, 1:57 PM EST) -- Wireless mesh network company Sipco LLC has accused several technology companies, including Ingersoll-Rand Co. and Trane Inc., of infringing its patents for wireless network and remote control technology.

Various home energy management systems and electric vehicle charging stations manufactured by the defendants use technology described by the three patents-in-suit, Sipco alleges in a complaint filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

The other defendants named in the suit are Abb Inc., Coulomb Technologies Inc., ECOtality Inc., EnergyHub Inc., Jetlun Corp.,...
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