REO files suit against Precision Photonics Corp.
Research Electro-Optics, Inc (REO), a Boulder, Colorado company, has filed suit against Precision Photonics Corporation (PPC) and two of its employees for misappropriation of trade secrets relating to REO’s enhanced optical bonding process. REO alleges that PPC has used and disclosed REO trade secret information in the manufacture and sale of products and in the filing of several patent applications. REO regrets that this action is required, but we are committed to protecting our intellectual property by all appropriate and necessary means.
REO produces high precision thin film coatings, optics and opto-mechanical assemblies for the ultraviolet, visible and infrared. Located in Boulder, CO, the company primarily services medium to high volume OEMs including manufacturers of defense and aerospace systems, laser systems, semiconductor tools, medical systems, life sciences instrumentation and telecom equipment. REO is a privately held company. For more information, contact Mark Damery, Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Sales, at +1-720-562-3213, e-mail MarkD@reoinc.com, www.reoinc.com, or Susan Anway, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at +1-720-562-3206, e-mail SueA@reoinc.com.