Case Name: Zen Design Group, Limited v. Accoutrements, LLC
Docket Number: 2:12-cv-13744-GCS-MAR
Date Filed: 8/24/2012
Judge: Hon. George Caram Steeh
Zen Design Group, Limited filed suit against Accoutrements, LLC d/b/a Archie McPhee for patent infringement of U.S. Patent No. 8,128,044 entitled “System For Mounting A Photovoltaic Module To A Surface.” The patent is commonly used for mounting solar panels. While the suit was filed on July 24, 2012, it was dismissed with prejudice on January 28, 2013 after the parties agreed to settle.