|[September 20, 2011]
Laserfiche Resolves Trademark Infringement Lawsuit Against SAP
LONG BEACH, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Compulink Management Center, Inc. dba
Laserfiche is pleased to announce that its
litigation against SAP
America, Inc., SAP (News - Alert) AG and SAP Global Marketing over SAP's use of the
company's Run Smarter® trademark has been resolved.
The terms of the settlement are confidential, but Compulink can disclose
that the Parties settled the Action amicably and that the settlement
involved a license of Compulink's trademark for "Run
Laserfiche is the owner of United States Trademark and Service Mark
Registration No. 3,085,357 for Run Smarter® and is also the
owner of registrations for "Run Smarter" in other countries.
Laserfiche's complaint against SAP contended that SAP's use of "Run
Smarter" infringed Laserfiche's registered Run Smarter® trademark and
service mark and was an unauthorized and unlicensed use.
Laserfiche is a leading provider of enterprise content management (ECM)
software. The federally registered Run Smarter® trademark has been the
centerpiece of Laserfiche marketing campaigns since 2004. It is a strong
trademark and service mark and a valuable asset of Laserfiche.
The lawsuit was filed by Laserfiche in the United States District Court
in Los Angeles, CV10-7843-JFW, on October 25, 2010. It was scheduled to
go to trial today.
Since 1987, Laserfiche®
has used its Run Smarter® philosophy to create simple and
elegant enterprise content management (ECM) solutions. Millions of users
worldwide-including federal, state and local government agencies and
Fortune 1000 companies-use Laserfiche software to streamline document,
records and business process management.
Laserfiche ECM enables organizations to manage both structured and
unstructured content, automate business processes and facilitate
collaboration enterprise-wide. Secure Web access enables information
sharing with remote offices, business partners and clients, while DoD
5015.2-certified records management functionality serves as a
cornerstone of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) initiatives.
Laserfiche distributes its software through a worldwide network of
value-added resellers (VARs), who tailor solutions to clients'
individual needs. The Laserfiche VAR program has received the Five-Star
Rating from Computer Reseller News/VARBusiness magazine.
Laserfiche®, Run Smarter® and Compulink® are registered trademarks of
Compulink Management Center, Inc.
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