On information and belief, Defendant BuildingIQ, Inc. is a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the State of Delaware, having a principal place of business at 1065East Hillsdale Blvd, Suite 310, Foster City, CA 94404.4.
On information and belief, Defendant BuildingIQ Pty Ltd is a company organized and existing under the laws of Australia, having a principal place of business at 1065 EastHillsdale Blvd, Suite 310, Foster City, CA 94404.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
This Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter of this action pursuant to 28U.S.C. §§ 1331 and 1338(a).6.
This Court has personal jurisdiction over Defendants because, on information and belief, Defendants transact business within this district, including, without limitation, themaking, using, performing, importing, offering to sell and/or selling of the infringing methodsdescribed herein.7.
Upon information and belief, venue in this district is proper pursuant to 28 U.S.C§§ 1391(b) and (c) and 1400(b).
On August 14, 2007, a nonprovisional utility patent application entitled “Automatic Energy Management and Energy Consumption Reduction, Especially in Commercialand Multi-Building Systems” was filed in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, whichapplication resulted in the granting of United States Patent No. 8,078,330, issued on December 13, 2011 (the “’330 patent”). A true and accurate copy of the ’330 patent, which is valid and subsisting, is attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated herein by reference.