Rospatent has revoked the patent of the Swiss company Sqwin for the invention of the “Electronic Payment System”, which threatens to ban Samsung smartphones in Russia. This has been reported DEA News” Referring to the Moscow office of Hogan Lovells, the law firm representing the interests of Samsung Electronics.
“Considering Samsung Electronics Rus Company’s objection to a patent owned by Sqwin SA on Friday, Rospatent’s Patent Disputes Chamber has decided to revoke that patent,” the lawyers said.
The South Korean company requested the cancellation of the patent in connection with the violations committed during its registration in Russia.
Previously “socialbites.ca” He wrote in detail how in October Samsung banned the import, sale and storage of its own smartphones in Russia due to patent proceedings on the Samsung Pay service.
Later, the South Korean company sent an appeal to Rospatent with a request to revoke the patent for the contactless payment system, due to the ban on the sale of the company’s smartphones in Russia.
17 March Ninth Court of Appeals for Arbitration It is cancelled With Samsung Pay, which was previously established by a lower court, the sale of Samsung smartphones in Russia is prohibited.