PHILADELPHIA – A furniture company with a place of business in Greenville alleges one of its patented chair designs was unlawfully used.
Knoll Inc. and Formway Furniture Limited filed a complaint on Jan. 3 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against HNI Corp. and Allsteel Inc. alleging patent infringement.
According to the complaint, Knoll develops and sells furniture and Formway designs furniture. The suit states Formway owns the ‘232 patent, which Knoll uses under a Formway license to make and sell its MultiGeneration by Knoll chair.
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