Symbol Technologies Countersues Intermec In RFID Patent Dispute

Law360, New York (March 11, 2005, 12:00 AM EST) -- Wireless gear maker Symbol Technologies has countersued Intermec Technologies Corp. for patent infringement in a dispute over a standard for an emerging wireless tracking technology that could one day replace bar codes on packaged goods.

Symbol’s complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court for the District Court, comes in the wake of a lawsuit in which Intermec is accusing its former vendor of infringing Intermec RFID (radio frequency identification) patents.

RFID is an umbrella term for standardized technology used in tracking the flow of goods through...
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