We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

TJX Cos. Faces Suit Over Gift Card Technology

Law360 (November 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Chicago, Ill.-based patent-holding firm is continuing its crusade over its prepaid phone and gift cards patent in its latest infringement suit against discount chain store operator TJX Cos. Inc.

Card Activation Technologies Inc. said Wednesday it launched the suit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, seeking a royalty from the Framingham, Mass.-based company on the activation and processing of its gift cards as well as an injunction against further use of the technology.

TJX generated $17.4 billion in net sales...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.