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Old December 27th, 2013, 11:05 PM   #1
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Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Oh I so did not see this coming!
UTV Industry News: Polaris Files Complaint for Patent Infringement Against Arctic Cat
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Old December 27th, 2013, 11:47 PM   #2
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Good Find. Wonder if this will delay the launch of arctic Cat 50" model. I cant see after all the development and research costs that Arctic Cat will go down without a huge fight.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Good luck with that Polaris. Everyone is going to be following the low seat height (and many other aspects) formula, especially with the 50" models.
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Old December 27th, 2013, 11:59 PM   #4
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

if anything it might delay launch which Polaris probably has a new model in the works but needs more time.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

If you can't beat them sue them??
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

If there truly is a patent infringement you can't blame Polaris for going after it.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Chicken shit on Polaris ... Not surprised though seems how the jumped shipped to mexico


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Quote: Originally Posted by LvDirtJunky View Post
Chicken shit on Polaris ... Not surprised though seems how the jumped shipped to mexico


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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

In their original patent, Polaris should have included: takes up roughly 1/2 the garage, and you will trip over it if the lights are off. That would eliminate all of the competition! LOL
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Thanks for posting that was interesting. When reading the comment I was getting worked up thinking 'they can't sue for being 50"....thats a trail regulation, not a Polaris design'. But the way the patent is written not sure how thats going to fly. Will be interesting for sure.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Really... All of these side by sides have almost exact clones. Yamaha had the first sporty side by side.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

What all these chinese companies with machines that look identical to rhinos and rzrs? Do these ever have lawsuits?
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

Appears POLARIS wants to delay launch of the mini kitty, for what reason who knows.
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Old December 28th, 2013, 07:01 AM   #14
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

All you EAST coast and trail guys still adore your beloved Polaris ??? Feeling the loooveee??? Seems if Polaris can't beat them... they'll SUE them. Less competition is bad for everyone.... so if this lawsuit gets traction, all other SxS manufacturers and POTENTIAL manufactures will be OUT. So I sure hope you guys LOOOOOVEEEEE your Popo, because that'll be your only choice.... take the crap they're offering or nothing.

Competition is good, this lawsuit is bad.
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Re: Arctic Cat 50" lawsuit

If they copied some of their engineering they deserve to be sued. But there is only so many ways to build something. Honda can't sue if Polaris decides to use the color red.

Companies spend huge money and time on engineering, you can't just step in and copy it like China does.

I had a Honda 50 and my friend bought the replica China made, man these things were identical except China one was a POS.
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