Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 16, 2011
DBG Group Investments, LLC and Vollara, LLC have filed a Complaint as Plaintiffs in The United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division against Allen Johnston, GreenTech Environmental, LLC, David Blackwell, Judy Renner, Gary Endres, Doug Hoffman, John Hammond, Joseph Mercola and Mercola Health Resources, LLC as Defendants (Civil Action No. 6:11-CV-662).
The Complaint includes claims for, among other things, Patent Infringement, Breach of Contract, Tortious Interference with Contract, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Violation of Texas Theft Liability Act, False and Misleading Advertising in Violation of the Lanham Act, Tortious Interference with Existing and Prospective Relations and Civil Conspiracy.
The Complaint involves technology related to products marketed by Plaintiffs as FreshAir® and LaundryPure®. These products are intended for in-home use by consumers and in some business settings to improve indoor environments through the treatment of air quality issues and surface contaminants, and to provide a user-friendly, cost effective alternative to traditional practices in regard to cleaning clothing. The technology of the Plaintiffs used in these products was exclusively studied and laboratory tested at Kansas State University and the University of Cincinnati to demonstrate potential effectiveness over time against specific common household contaminants in a controlled environment. This testing of the Plantiff’s technology has been published and is available for review on its company websites. Both FreshAir® and LaundryPure® are marketed exclusively through a network of approved independent Distributors and neither product is currently available to purchase in the U.S. through outlets or distribution channels outside DBG Group Investments, LLC, or Vollara, LLC.
The Plaintiffs own various Intellectual Property and adhere to a practice of protecting it when necessary.
About DBG and Vollara
DBG Group Investments, LLC and Vollara, LLC are leaders in the sale of earth-friendly technologies and natural health products.