IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTWESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK ________________________________________ BASIL R. BLAKE,an individualPlaintiff,Case No. ________________ v.LISLE CORPORATION,an Iowa corporation JURY TRIAL DEMANDEDDefendant. ________________________________________
COMPLAINT FOR PATENT INFRINGEMENT
Plaintiff, BASIL R. BLAKE, for his Complaint against LISLE CORPORATION, allegesas follows:
1. Plaintiff, BASIL R. BLAKE
”) is an individual residing at
6481 RapidsRd., Lockport, New York.2. Defendant, LISLE CORPORATION
is an Iowa corporation with its principal place of business located at 807 E. Main Street Clarinda, Iowa.
JURISIDCTION AND VENUE
3. This Court has subject matter jurisdiction pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §1331 (federalquestion), §1332(a) (diversity of citizenship), and §1338(a) (question related to patents).4. Venue is proper in this judicial district pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §1391 and §1400.
FACTS GIVING RISE TO PATENT INFRINGEMENT
5. Blake is the inventor and owner of United States Patent No. 6,195,863 that coversa tool to insert and position the piston into a vehicular disc brake system (the