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BMW claims ‘one-two punch’ victory against Irish ‘patent troll’

Counsel for the car maker claims decisive victory over Scramoge Technology as US court dismisses legal action

Last year, Scramoge issued a number of infringement lawsuits against BMW in several jurisdictions in the US related to wireless charging patents

An Irish company that has been referred to as a ‘patent troll’ after issuing multiple lawsuits against multinationals over alleged intellectual property infringement, has denied claims it was decisively beaten in a court case involving BMW last week.

The German car company’s legal counsel has claimed a “one-two punch” victory in the legal action against Scramoge Technology, which was dismissed by a judge in Michigan last week.

Headquartered in Dublin, Scramoge is part of Atlantic ...