Vancouver, BC | April 01, 2019 –
Fluxwerx, a world leader of high-performance, LED luminaires for commercial and institutional spaces, on March 26, 2019, filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the District Court for the Southern District of Texas (Houston Division), against Shenzhen OKT Lighting Co., Ltd. and OKT Lighting USA, LLC. Fluxwerx asserts infringement of United States Patent D747,539 by OKT’s LED Linear Pendant Lighting Fixtures, alleging these to be unlawful knock-offs of the Fluxwerx “VIEW” line of lighting products. The lawsuit seeks injunctive relief against OKT’s future importation and sales, and monetary damages for OKT’s past importation and sales in the United States, including direct sales to customers, through its US affiliate, or third party distributors or re-sellers.
“Fluxwerx invests heavily in the design and development of innovative, high-performance lighting solutions. We take the protection of our intellectual property very seriously and will not tolerate those who shortcut our investment and sacrifice. Fluxwerx will vigorously enforce its patents in the Courts whenever necessary to stop infringement of its valuable rights, ensuring the future growth of Fluxwerx and our specifiers and agency partners.”
Reuben Bartlett, General Manager of Fluxwerx
Fluxwerx is a manufacturer of innovative, high-performance, LED luminaires for the general lighting of commercial and institutional spaces, such as office, education and healthcare. Founded in 2011, Fluxwerx has quickly established itself at the forefront of LED lighting technology, with a distinctive product offering and breakthrough proprietary Anidolic optics technology that offers substantial energy savings, lighting quality, and remarkable lifetime. The company became part of Lumenpulse Group in 2016.