MacroSolve, Inc., doing business as Illume Mobile (OTCPK:MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) announced June 27 that it has filed a patent infringement suit against JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) for violation of MacroSolve’s U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816.
The patent addresses mobile information collection systems across all wireless networks, smartphones, tablets, and rugged mobile devices, regardless of carrier and manufacturer, and is currently utilized in MacroSolve’s rapid mobile app development platforms. MacroSolve’s patent covers fundamental technology in the mobile application space utilized by many companies.
“This patent further advances MacroSolve’s position as a leader in the mobile solutions market,” says Jim McGill, Chairman of MacroSolve. He adds, “Protecting our patent is essential in defending our innovation as a company.”
On October 26, 2010, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816 to MacroSolve. The patent, a significant intellectual property asset to MacroSolve, further advances its position as a leader in the mobile solutions market.