Kik: RIM's Legal Action is Unjustified and Disappointing

Dec 01, 2010, 14:18 ET from Kik

WATERLOO, ON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ - Kik Interactive Inc. today provided an initial response to the Nov. 30, 2010 Statement of Claim by Research in Motion Limited (RIM), calling the action unjustified and disappointing.

Kik intends to vigorously defend the lawsuit brought by RIM.  As the matter is before the courts, no further comment will be provided by Kik at this time.

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Kik ( is all about sharing and connecting. Kik Messenger is the foundation for the unfolding Kik community. Originally called Unsynced, Kik was started in January 2009 by a team of students at the University of Waterloo. The company's founders are veterans of mobile and software technologies, and mobile computing software strategy. Kik is based in Waterloo, Ont.