SOURCE: SmartMetric, Inc.

SmartMetric, Inc.

September 06, 2012 10:10 ET

SmartMetric, Inc. Lawsuit Against Visa and MasterCard

Court Sets Jury Trial Date for June 4th, 2013

BAY HARBOR ISLAND, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 6, 2012) - SmartMetric, Inc (OTCQB: SMME) (OTCBB: SMME) ("SmartMetric") welcomes the decision by the Court to set down the trial date for our case for Patent infringement against Visa and MasterCard. This will be a trial by Jury and SmartMetric is welcoming the opportunity to have its case against the two largest credit card companies in the World heard by a Jury of Citizens in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, so said today SmartMetric's President and CEO, M/s Chaya Hendrick.

The following is the Courts Order issued at 4pm PDT and filed on 9/5/2012.


Notice of Electronic Filing
The following transaction was entered on 9/5/2012 at 4:08 PM PDT and filed on 9/5/2012

Case Name: SmartMetric Inc v. MasterCard International Incorporated et al
Case Number: 2:11-cv-07126-MWF-FMO
Document Number: 60 

Docket Text: MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS by Judge Michael W Fitzgerald. This matter is set for a Final Pretrial Conference/Hearing on Motions In Limine on May 13, 2013, and Jury Trial on June 4, 2013. The parties are ordered to review and comply with Judge Fitzgeralds standing Order Re Jury Trial on the Courts website,, under Judges Procedures and Schedules. The time of the Jury Trial is hereby continued to 8:30 a.m. on June 4, 2013. (kbr)

About SmartMetric
The SmartMetric, Biometric Card Computer provides powerful computing with large memory capacity in a revolutionary size that has taken more than 10 years of research and development. Using the latest in sub micro technology electronics, the company has achieved a level of miniaturization that allows it to release a solution of portable computing power that, combined with SmartMetric's biometric fingerprint in-card scanning technology, is so revolutionary it will change the way business is done and information is handled across a broad range of industries. For further information please go to the SmartMetric website:

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Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    SmartMetric, Inc.
    Ms. Chaya Hendrick
    Direct: (786) 269.2238