Match Group (Tinder) v. Bumble: on line Dating business That Owns Tinder Sues Dating App Founders by Tinder’s Co-Founders

Match Group (Tinder) v. Bumble: on line Dating business That Owns Tinder Sues Dating App Founders by Tinder’s Co-Founders

By Yang Yu – Edited by Zainab Hashmi

Jury test Demanded, Plaintiff Match Group, LLC’s Original Complaint, Match Group, LLC v. Bumble Trading Inc., No. 6:18-cv-00080 (W.D. Tex, Mar. 16, 2018), hosted by Scribd.

On March 16, 2018, Match Group, an on-line relationship business that owns Tinder, sued another dating app, Bumble Trading Inc., started by three ex-Tinder professionals, in the usa District Court for the Western District of Texas, Waco Division, alleging eight reasons for action that included energy patent infringement, design patent infringement, and trademark infringement.

Into the problem, Match Group centered on the “swipe left” and “swipe right” options that come with Tinder, that have been awarded a computer program patent and design patent linked to the application of this app that is dating.

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