Michelin North America shares that it has “reached favourable settlement agreements” with Atturo Tire Corporation and Svizz-One Corporation Ltd., regarding the patent infringement suit it filed in the US District Court in Greenville, South Carolina on 13 May. The specific terms of the settlement are confidential.
The Michelin suit alleged that Atturo Tire Corporation and Svizz-One Corporation Ltd. infringed design patent U.S. D483,322, which covers the Michelin Latitude Tour tread design.
“We are pleased with this litigation settlement.” said Scott Clark, chief operating officer, Michelin North America. “In addition to recognising the hard work of our employees, Michelin’s patents represent our Company’s commitment to providing quality products to our customers.”