HALIFAX, July 5 /CNW/ - SolutionInc Technologies Limited (STL-VEN) the maker of patented Internet gateway software, SolutionIP(TM), announced today it filed a lawsuit against Inter-Touch Holdings Pte. Limited of Australia, Inter-Touch Pty. Limited of Australia and Docomo Inter-Touch Pte. Limited of Singapore (Inter-Touch defendants) for theft of trade secrets. The lawsuit was filed in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. The SolutionInc software and hardware system, called SolutionIP is a Visitor Based Network (VBN) system. The system allows people with laptops, dual mode mobile phones or other Internet enabled devices to easily and securely connect to the Internet from various public Internet locations.
SolutionInc claims the Inter-Touch defendants reproduced source code, process sequences, error messages, encryption algorithms and other confidential information and trade secrets. The Inter-Touch defendants misappropriated the SolutionIP intellectual properties, enabling it to develop the Inter-Touch software and Inter-Touch VBN server.
The Inter-Touch defendants are liable to SolutionInc for their wrongful acts including Breach of Commercial Agreement, Copyright Infringement, Conversion and Unlawful Interference with Economic Relations. SolutionInc claims damages against the Inter-Touch Defendants in the amount of $55,000,000 plus further sums the particulars of which will be provided prior to trial and an interim, interlocutory and/or permanent injunction restraining each of the Inter-Touch defendants from using SolutionIP Intellectual Properties.
"SolutionInc has been investing in its intellectual property for more than a decade. It is a strategic asset to SolutionInc and its customers." said Glen Lavigne, President and CEO of SolutionInc.
With operations in more than 45 countries worldwide, SolutionInc is an established global leader in Internet, centralized hotspot connectivity, billing and management solutions. SolutionInc provides patented software and services to the hospitality and telecommunications industries through its award-winning, technology software products: SolutionIP(TM) and SolutionIP(TM) Enterprise. Through 700,000+ touch points, SolutionIP(TM) allows people to easily and securely connect to the Internet from locations such as hotel rooms, convention centres, universities, restaurants and airports. SolutionInc holds a robust patent and patent-pending portfolio and is a trademark and a wholly-owned subsidiary of SolutionInc Technologies Limited (STL-TSX-V). For more information, please visit www.solutioninc.com http://www.solutioninc.com/
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