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1 . Patent Infringement KaiJetTechnologyInternational, Limited, a Georgiacorporation; and DOES 1 to 10, inclusive, Defendants.
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Come now Action StarEnterprise, Ltd. ("Action Star" or "Plaintiff'), and Co. for its Complaint as statedbelow:

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JURISDICTIONAndVENUE
1. This courthasjurisdictionof this actionin that the claimsarisingunderTitle 35 of (Patent Laws),35 IJ.S.C.$ 101 et. seq. IJ.S. Codes 2. Venueis properin this districtunder28 IJ.S.C.$$ 1391and1400.

GENERALALLEGATIONS
with its principle placeof business corporation 3 . Plaintiff Action Staris a Taiwanese in Taipei,Taiwan. Action Star business. 4 . Action Staris in the electronicand computer-related developsits own technologyandproductline and, from time to time, investsin property("IP") protection,by applyingfor patentapplicationin proper intellectual jurisdictions,suchas the lJnited States America. of PatentNumber 8,099,535 of 5 . Action Staris the assignee all rightsto United States and ("535 Patent"or "PatentIn Suit"). Said535 Patent was filed on812012009, entitled"Method for Convertinga KVM System".A was grantedon 1/1712012, hereinas Exhibit A. true and correctcopy of Action Star's535 Patentis attached Limited 6 . On informationand belief, DefendantKaiJetTechnologyInternational underthe ("KaiJet"), dba "KaiJet" and"J5 Creil""), is a corporationorganized Drive, at laws Georgia,with a principalplaceof business 1000Cobb International Georgia30152. SuiteF, Kennesaw, KaiJet doescomputerrelatedbusiness, 7 . On informationand belief, Defendant includingthe Statof California. in includingperipherals, many differentstates, KaiJet sold many of its productsto many 8 . On informationand belief, Defendant retailerslocatedin California andwithin this judicial district. Suchretailersinclude Fry's Electronicsand Wal-mart,and their storesin California,amongothers. to 9 . Sincethe grant of the 535 Patent,Action Starstarted police the marketfor to potentialinfringementof its 535 Patent, protectits IP right.

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by 10.Action Starfound that KaiJethas committedpatentinfringement, the activity of to selling certainof its productsthat enabledand contributed the infringement. I 1.Action Starsentcease and desistlettersto KaiJet,seekingto haveKaiJet stopthe further infringementaction.KaiJetrefused. l2.Plaintiff is unawareof the exactidentitiesof other DOE defendants and respectfullyrequest court to allow Plaintiff to amendthe Complaint,after the proper chanceof discoveryis engaged and their identitiescan be ascertained.
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Count One: Patent Infringement as hereineachand every allegations if fully set 13.Plaintiff incorporates reference by forth herein. 14.At all relevanttimes,KaiJet infringedupon the 535 Patent. to 15.At all relevanttimes.KaiJet enabledand contributed the infrinsementof the 535 Patent. herein,Plaintiff suffered 16.As a proximateresult of the infringing actscomplained economicharmsand injuries. lT.DefendantKaiJetwas put on notice of Plaintiff s exclusiverights but continuedthe infringementknowingly and willfully. Plaintiff will continueto suffer more harmsunless l8.In additionalto damages, KaiJet is enjoinedby the Court's order. Defendant

Count Two: Unfair Competition as hereineachand every allegations if fully set lg.Plaintiff incorporates reference by forth herein. and deceit,andvia KaiJetvia falsepretense 20.On informationand belief, Defendant againstPlaintiff s herein,unfairly competed their wrongful actscomplained business selling its own patentproducts. of

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herein,Plaintiff suffered 21. As a proximateresultof the infringing actscomplained
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economicharmsand injuries. to Plaintiff will continue suffermoreharmsunless 22.In additional damages, to KaiJet is enjoinedby the Court's order. Defendant
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PRAYER FOR RELIEF judgment againstDefendant KaiJet as set forth below. WHEREFORE,Plaintiff demand

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herein DefendantKaiJetto be found liable for the infringing actscomplained andto be discovered.

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to damages Plaintiff, and in KaiJetto be orderedto pay compensatory Defendant royalty fee as statedunder35 USC 287. an amountnot lower than a reasonable

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Defendant be found liable for their wrongful acts,and liable for Plaintiffls to attorneyfeesand costsandto restorePlaintiff to its rightful positionby just compensation.

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punitive damages its deceitfuland maliciousacts for Defendant be assessed to that causedgreatharm to Plaintiff.

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Suchfurtherrelief as the court may deemjust andproper.

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lly Respectfu Submitted,

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REOUEST FOR JURY TRIAL

Pursuant FederalRulesof Civil Procedure 8(b) and Local Rules,Plaintiff to 3 Action StarEnterprise, Co. Ltd., herebyrequests atrial by jury for all issues this in action.

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DISTRICTCOURT UNITEDSTATES OF CENTRALDISTRJCT CALIFORNIA
MAGISTRATEJUDGEFOR DISCOVERY TO NOTICE OF ASSIGNMENT UNITED STATES to This casehasbeenassigned DistrictJudgeAudreyB. Collins and the assigned Judgeis MichaelWilner. Magistrate discovery filed with the Court shouldreadas follows: The casenumberon all documents cvL2807 4 ABC (MRWx)

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Case 2:12-cv-08074-ABC-MRW Document 1 Name& Address: Jen-Feng (SBN: Lee 204328) LT Pacific Law GroupLLP 17800 Castleton Street, 560 # City of Industry, 91748 CA Tei: 626-810-7200

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U]\ITED STATESDISTRICTCOURT CE]\TRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
Action StarEnterprise, Ltd., a Taiwanese Co. corporation;
PLAINTIFF(S) V. CASE NUMBER

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KaiJet TechnologyInternational, Limlited, a Georgia corporation; DOES 1 to 10,inclusive, and SUMMONS
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I (a) PLAINTIFFS(Check if you arerepresenting box yourself f) ActionStarEnterprise, Ltd.,a Taiwanese Co. corporation

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DEFET{DANTS Kaijet Technology Internarional, Limited, Georgia a corporati0n, andDOESI to 10,inclusive,

(b) Attorneys(Firm Name,Addressand relephoneNumber. If you are representing yourself,provide same.) Jen-Feng ee (Tel: 626-Bt0-j200) L LT Pacific Larv Group,LLP 17800CastletonStreet,Suite 560, City of Industry,CA 9174g

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