Fingerprinting Technology Prompts Suit Vs. Microsoft

Law360, New York (February 8, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Utah technology company is accusing Microsoft of trying to co-opt the intellectual property behind fingerprint devices, suing the software giant for patent infringement.

International Automated Systems filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the District of Utah on Tuesday, naming Microsoft as well as “John Does-#1-20” as defendants in the case.

“Having full knowledge of the patent, defendants Microsoft and John Does 1-20 have made, offered for sale, sold and used certain products, including fingerprint readers, that come within the scope of the claims...
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