November 22, 2018
Canon Inc.

Canon requests removal of toner cartridge offered by GOLDAN COLOR S.L.U. from

TOKYO, November 22, 2018—Canon Inc. today announced the filing of a Report Infringement Form with based on the alleged use of claim 1 and 25 of the Spanish portion of Canon's European Patent EP 2 087 407 regarding the cartridge model "CE505X" offered by GOLDAN COLOR S.L.U. under the ASIN (Amazon Standard Identification Number) B01GFZJ78E . Afterwards, Amazon took down the respective products. These products are compatible with the OEM HP cartridge model CE505X and provide inter alia a non-OEM coupling member, a non-OEM drum as well as a non-OEM housing.

Filing a Report Infringement Form with Amazon is a service offered by Amazon and does not comprise any official finding of validity or infringement of a patent. The decision to take down a product is in the discretion of Amazon and is based on information provided by Canon. Amazon informed the vendor about the takedown and the vendor may object to it.