Nu Flow and its installers to cease “patented” references.
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ACE DuraFlo® Systems LLC has settled its lawsuit against Nu Flow Technologies
Inc. out of court. ACE sued Nu Flow under the federal patent false marking
statute and for false advertising.
As part of the settlement of the action, Nu Flow and its
installers will no longer use the terms “patented harness” or “patented
cutter.” Nu Flow further agreed to cease using the phrase “holds many patents”
until the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issues a third patent Nu Flow has
With these provisions settled, ACE has abandoned
its claim for money damages.