Apple has been sued by SmartWatch MobileConcepts for patent infringement. The company states that the patent being infringed relates to novel and improved systems, methods, and apparatuses for enabling a wearable device user to access secured electronic systems.
SmartWatch MobileConcepts LLC is a patent troll who acquired 2016 patent 10,362,480 titled “Systems, Methods and Apparatuses for Enabling Wearable Device user Access to Secured Electronics Systems” from members of the Ortiz family.
The complaint states in-part that Apple operates, and administers systems, products, and services that enable a wearable device user to access secured electronic systems that infringe one or more of claims 1-9 of the ‘480 patent, literally or under the doctrine of equivalents.
For more details, read the Plaintiff's full complaint filed with the court in the SCRIBD document below, courtesy of Patently Apple.