NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The holding company of Skyroam, Inc. (www.skyroam.com), SIMO Holdings Inc., has filed a lawsuit against UCloudLink Network Technology Limited America, brand-named GlocalMe, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit alleges that UCloudLink is violating SIMO’s intellectual property by selling its infringing WiFi hotspot devices. The lawsuit cites unauthorized use of patented technology, which is prohibited by law, and is intended to protect SIMO’s significant investment in Virtual SIM (vSIM) technology.
The lawsuit seeks damages and an injunction to prevent UCloudLink from selling any products infringing SIMO’s patented technology.
Skyroam, a leading global WiFi provider that keeps travelers connected around the world through mobile hotspots powered by its vSIM technology, has created a trusted user experience that is a top choice amongst its 15 million users worldwide including travelers from the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Today, Skyroam offers consumers one of the best mobile WiFi experiences available and is committed to delivering more great products and services in the future. In order to support the long-term direction of the company and its customers, Skyroam believes it is paramount to protect its intellectual property.
“Since starting the company, our team has worked hard to create our proprietary breakthrough technology,” said Skyroam CEO, Jing Liu. “We have invested significant time and financial resources to push innovation within the industry. It’s key that we protect the work of our team, in order to safeguard our commitment to users and stakeholders, as well as drive further disruption.”
To date, SIMO Holdings Inc., holding company of Skyroam, owns many issued patents and patent applications worldwide; including several issued patents in the United States.
Founded in 2008, Skyroam is a worldwide leading provider of software-based mobile connectivity solutions. Skyroam is a pioneer and innovator in the development of next-generation virtual SIM technologies which enable mobile data on-demand worldwide through local connectivity. Skryoam’s innovative technology is available in over 120 countries and at over 500 retail locations worldwide.