infringement infringement  /ɪnf ˈrɪndʒ mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an act that disregards an agreement or a right
  2. (n) a crime less serious than a felony

Usage(s):

  1. In March, Cereality raised the stakes, suing yet another start-up, Ohio's Cerealicious, for trademark infringement.
  2. In March, Cereality raised the stakes, suing yet another start-up, Ohio's Cerealicious, for trademark infringement.

News

  1. Enzymatics Announces New England BioLabs Drops Patent 5,670,637 Infringement Claim

    Enzymatics, Inc., a rapidly growing provider of molecular biology reagents, today announced that patent infringement claims filed against the company by New England BioLabs have been significantly narrowed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Channell Commercial Corporation Sues Preformed Line Products for Patent Infringement Based on Channell's Sealed ...

    Channell Commercial Corporation of Temecula, California, announced that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California against Preformed ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. GreenShift Sues Guardian Energy for Patent Infringement

    ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GreenShift Corporation (OTCQB: GERS) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, GS CleanTech Corporation, has filed suit against Guardian Energy, LLC, in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota for infringement of GreenShift’s patented corn oil extraction processes. GreenShift will continue to defend against all infringement of its ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire

Quotes

  1. "To protect all Texans' constitutional rights, preserve the constitutional framework intended by our nation's founders, and defend our state from further infringement by the federal government, the State of Texas and other states will legally...
    on Mar 22, 2010 By: Greg Abbott Source: NewsMax.com

  2. "The government's actions clearly constitute grave infringement of human rights and criminal offences," Thaksin said in a statement.
    on May 14, 2010 By: Thaksin Shinawatra Source: Times of India

  3. "A promise by Microsoft not to sue for infringement of unspecified patents has no value at all and is not worth paying for: people who pay protection money for that promise are likely living in a false sense of security," Shuttleworth wrote in a...
    on Jun 22, 2007 By: Mark Shuttleworth Source: ZDNet UK

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