BlackBerry, among other top mobile manufacturers, have been sued by Maz Encryption Technologies. They allege the companies are infringing on several of its security patents.
Dell, Hewlett-Packard, Fujitsu, Lenovo, Toshiba, BlackBerry, and Apple have all been sued by Maz. BlackBerry specifically for the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution.
According to the court filings, the patents in the suit cover technologies that relate to electronic information and document security using file-level and biometric encryption.
For all cases, Maz has sought a jury trial and is seeking damages and wants a permanent injunction against the infringing products.