Road Science, LLC Re-Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Telfer Oil Companies

Company Also Acquires Sole Ownership of Key Patent

Apr 06, 2010, 16:44 ET from Road Science, LLC

TULSA, Okla., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 21, 2009, Road Science, LLC filed a Complaint for Patent Infringement in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California against Telfer Oil Company d/b/a Windsor Fuel Company and its related entities in connection with their unauthorized use of Road Science's exclusive license to the patented NovaChip® paving process. In December 2009, the Court entered a Memorandum and Order requiring Road Science to join the owner of the NovaChip® patent, Colas S.A., and re-file its litigation against Telfer. In April 2010, Colas, S.A. assigned the NovaChip® patent to Road Science and Road Science is now the owner of such intellectual property. As directed by the Court, Road Science re-filed its Complaint against Telfer on April 1, 2010 alleging patent infringement of the NovaChip® process.

"Road Science is dedicated to protecting its robust patent portfolio," commented Frank Panzer, CEO of Road Science, LLC. "Road Science will vigorously defend the NovaChip® technology as well as Road Science's other intellectual property assets from infringing entities."

In addition, Road Science recently developed and has patents pending on several new products that it is commercializing and marketing as BondTekk™ and MicroTekk™, extensions and improvements to its existing suite of products and services. Road Science is excited to work with its customers, clients and strategic partners in bringing this new technology to the asphalt paving industry.

Road Science is an innovation and technology company that researches, develops, sells and licenses a wide array of paving, asphalt and related road construction products and services to contractors, asphalt manufacturers and government agencies. Learn more about Road Science at


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