December 24, 2020
Canon Inc.

Canon requests removal of toner cartridges offered by PingyaoxianJiegeRiyongpinbaihuozhongxin via Amazon

TOKYO, December 24, 2020—Canon Inc. today announced that it filed Report Infringement Forms with,, and based on the alleged use of claims 1 and 2 of the German, UK, Italian and Spanish portions of Canon's European Patent EP 2087407 ("EP '407") regarding certain models of toner cartridges offered by PingyaoxianJiegeRiyongpinbaihuozhongxin under the following ASINs (Amazon Standard Identification Numbers).

Country Cartridge model ASIN
Germany CE505X, CF280X B083GT19P4, B083GRP86N, B083GT2PSB, B08BNG5QTM, B08BNP2T3L, B08BNDNKVW, B083HSZJL4, B083HSF6KS, B083HSS33B, B08BRC2V33, B08BRGGFZ1, B08BQXQ6TY
Spain CE505X, CF280X B083GT7C7B, B083GT85KL, B083GT85KN, B08BNGMPVV, B08BN6V5W7, B08BNGKJ1S, B083HSZ6BS, B083HSYMS9, B083HT2SL5, B08BQX8RHQ, B08BRKF99Z, B08BQWBTWW
The Netherlands CF280X B083HSGL8Z, B083HSN52C, B083HSNJ9X

Afterwards, Amazon took down the respective products. These products are compatible with the OEM HP cartridge model CF258A 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 doesn't 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.