Hyperice Casts Wider Net in Defense of Massage Gun Patent, Files 16 More Suits

January 18, 2024

Hyperice, the high-performance wellness brand and innovator of percussion, dynamic air compression, thermal, vibration, and contrast therapy technology, filed 16 additional lawsuits in Federal Court on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 against Sharper Image, HoMedics, Ekrin Athletics, and more than a dozen others, including retailers CVS, Costco, Walgreens and Kohl’s, related to the sale of percussive massage guns, alleging infringement of Hyperice’s patented percussion massage technology.

Hyperice filed a lawsuit against Therebody on January 4, asserting its recently-issued U.S. Patent No. 11,857,482, which claims technology dating back to 2013. The company said at the time to expect more suits to be filed. SGB