Trek Memory Stick Patent Revoked In U.K. High Court

Law360, New York (February 1, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Trek 2000, maker of portable digital storage devices such as flash memory sticks, has suffered a defeat before the U.K.'s High Court of Justice, losing its bid to hold on to a patent in a case brought by M-Systems Flash Disk Pioneers Ltd.

The case was decided on Monday in the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.

Trek filed the patent in February 2000. At that time there were already several data transfer devices proposed that could be connected to a computer with a...
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