Archive for August 2016

ITC Bolsters Ban On Garmin® DownVü™ Products

ITC Bolsters Ban On Garmin® DownVü™ Products

Commission Confirms that the Limited Exclusion Order Covers Garmin DownVü™ Products as well as Head Units and Transducers to Be Sold Together Egersund, Norway – Navico – the world’s largest manufacturer of marine electronics and parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad®, B&G® and GoFree® brands – announced today that on August 18, 2016 the International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled yet again that Garmin DownVü™ scanning sonar products may not be imported into the United States because they violate Navico’s patents for DownScan Imaging™ technology. This latest ruling confirms that Garmin (NASDAQ:GRMN) has been improperly circumventing the ITC’s December 2015 exclusion order. The ITC issued a modified […]

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