BREAKING NEWS: Carestream Dental Responds to 3Shape Lawsuit Announcement

ATLANTA—Carestream Dental, a provider of industry-leading digital imaging, software and practice management solutions for dental practitioners across the world, today announced that 3Shape has filed a complaint against Carestream Dental in federal court in the Western District of Texas. Carestream Dental believes the lawsuit and purported patent infringement claims against Carestream Dental’s innovative intraoral dental scanners are completely without merit. Carestream Dental intends to vigorously defend itself against all claims.

Carestream Dental has been a leading innovator in dental technology for over 100 years. We have been selling dental scanners since 2013 with a history of innovation and respect for patents and intellectual property of others. Our innovation has helped us become leaders in the intraoral scanner space and receive a variety of industry awards that validate our innovation efforts.

Carestream Dental’s policy is not to discuss pending litigation. The Company will continue selling to and servicing customers without disruption.


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