Southwire Sues Encore Over Cable Patent, Mark
Southwire filed its complaint Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, alleging patent and trademark infringement, unfair competition and false and deceptive trade practices.
The patent-at-issue is U.S. Patent Number 6,486,395, “Interlocked metal-clad cable.” Southwire also owns U.S. Trademark Registration Number 3,292,777, for its MCAP design mark, according to the complaint.
The patent describes...
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