Court pares Split Pivot’s legal costs in failed suit against Trek

By Stephen Frothingham

MADISON, Wis. (BRAIN) — A federal court in Wisconsin has ordered Split Pivot, Inc. to pay Trek Bicycle $40,000 in legal costs following Split Pivot’s failed patent infringement case against Trek. Trek had sought $318,000 in legal costs.

Split Pivot, owned by suspension designer Dave Weagle, had sued Trek in 2012 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, alleging that the Wisconsin bike maker had infringed on two of …read more

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