March 24, 2020
Canon Inc.

Canon requests removal of toner cartridge offered by Pro-autoparts from

TOKYO, March 24, 2020—Canon Inc. today announced the filing of an infringement report with seeking removal of listings for certain toner cartridges sold by Pro-autoparts for use in HP laser beam printers.

Canon's infringement report alleged that certain model CF350A, CF351A, CF352A and CF353A toner cartridges sold by Pro-autoparts via infringed Canon's U.S. Patent No. 8,688,008. Canon requested that Amazon remove Pro-autoparts' listings for those products, namely, Pro-autoparts' listings with Amazon Standard Identification Numbers ("ASINs") B07Z3CXYN4, B07Z3FTTB6, B07Z3GWJK7, B07Z3G1KGM and B07Z3GKXVH.

At the time of this announcement, the above-identified Pro-autoparts listings were no longer available on

Throughout the development, sales and marketing process, Canon respects the intellectual property of other companies and individuals and expects others to similarly respect Canon's intellectual property rights. Canon remains committed to pursuing legal enforcement against those who do not respect Canon's intellectual property.