WESTER CHESTER, Ohio, February 15, 2022 / PRNewswire / – SentriLock, LLCa leading provider of real estate services and experience management solutions, today announced it has filed a lawsuit against its parent company Supra Carrier Global, accusing it of infringing patents on some aspects of the blocking technology owned by SentriLock.
The plaintiff is suing Carrier Global for knowingly copying SentriLock’s patented technology and commercializing it. For the past 6 years, SentriLock has reported Supra violations, but Supra has continued to use SentriLock’s IP in its products. Now SentriLock has filed this lawsuit to put an end to Carrier violations and recover damages caused by Carrier by deliberately misappropriating SentriLock technology.
The patents in question are U.S. Patent № 7,949,541 issued on May 24, 2011and U.S. Patent № 8,606,589, which was issued on December 10, 2013.
“Innovation in the real estate technology sector requires capital and time – and this is the basis of our commitment to the industry,” said the founder and president of SentriLock. Scott Fisher. “If Supra is allowed to profit from patents it does not own, others in the industry will be sent a terrible message that this illegal activity is acceptable and that investing in innovation may not be able to pay off for companies like ours. significant investment in technology improvement for our customers. We hope SentriLock will prevail in court and ensure that realtors benefit fully from owning SentriLock NAR. ”
As a wholly owned subsidiary National Association of Realtors® – America’s Largest Trade Association with over 1.4 million members – SentriLock
is one of the most reliable providers of real estate solutions.
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SentriLock, LLC, founded in 2002, is one of the most trusted lockbox providers and service providers in the real estate industry, and is the official Lockbox solution of the National Association of Realtors®. The company’s products serve more than 400,000 realtors® and have generated more than 10 million home sales. SentriLock’s core mission is to provide its members with an amazing customer experience, robust participant-focused technology solutions, and excellent service and support.