Lawsuit claims Apple Watch infringes on activity monitoring patent

Apple has been slapped with a new lawsuit alleging that the Apple Watch infringes on a patent related to health devices that monitor physical activity.

Credit: Andrew O'Hara, AppleInsiderCredit: Andrew O’Hara, AppleInsider

The complaint, filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, accuses Apple of infringing on U.S. Patent No. 6,059,576, titled “Training and Safety Device, System and Method to Aid in Proper Movement During Physical Activity.”

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