T â€“ Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Virgin Mobile USA and Helio have been sued by Intellect Wireless Inc. for patent infringement. The lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
The Texas based company, Intellect Wireless, has accused the companies for infringing wireless image messaging patents. The three patents in question are â€œPicture Phone with Caller IDâ€ â€œMethod and Apparatus for Improved Paging Receiver and Systemâ€ which were issued in 2007. The founder of Intellect Wireless, Daniel Henderson, is the sole inventor of the patents at hand.Â Â
Via RCR Wireless