Weight Watchers sues app company for infringement

Weight Watchers International has accused a small software maker of creating an app that infringes on its patents and trademarks, Reuters reported.

Weight Watchers sued UK-based Fenlander Software Solutions and its owners, Christopher Foulds and Nella Foulds, in the US District Court in Manhattan.

Fenlander Software Solutions is a small software development company that specialises in mobile phone applications for the Android & Apple (iOS) platforms.