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Lucky Litter LLC Announces Settlement of Litigation

Friday, February 10, 2012

Chicago, IL -- Lucky Litter LLC d/b/a Brilliant Pet™, maker of ScoopFree® self-cleaning litter boxes and cartridges and award-winning FroliCat™ pet toys, announced today that all court actions regarding patent and trademark infringement between Lucky Litter LLC and Applica Consumer Products, Inc. have been settled on a mutually acceptable basis. The various suits between the companies pending in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas have been dismissed.

“We are happy these legal matters are finally behind us,” said Alan J. Cook, President of Lucky Litter LLC. “We are grateful for the support our retailers, distributors and consumers provided during the last five years throughout the litigation process,” said Mr. Cook.

“ScoopFree automatic litter boxes and cartridges are consistently rated #1 by consumers,” continued Mr. Cook. “We look forward to innovating further in this category and delivering excellent levels of service to our customers.”

ScoopFree products may be purchased directly at and from leading retailers including Petco® stores and (AMZ). ScoopFree litter boxes and replacement litter cartridges will again be available in PetSmart® stores (PETM) later this Spring.

Lucky Litter LLC is the owner of U.S. Patents 7,762,213, 7,997,230 and 8,028,659, which cover removable litter tray cartridges sold for use with ScoopFree litter boxes and the ScoopFree litter boxes themselves. The Company intends to vigorously enforce its rights in these patents, as well as future patents in its intellectual property pipeline.

For more information contact Alan J. Cook, President and CEO, at (312) 466-6000 x12 or

About Brilliant Pet™

Lucky Litter LLC d/b/a Brilliant Pet™ develops and sells innovative pet products that allow pet lovers to spend less time on unpleasant pet care chores so they can spend more quality time with their pets. ScoopFree® is the inventor of self-cleaning and easy-clean litter boxes that use removeable litter trays to provide the ultimate in cat care convenience. FroliCat™ is a line of innovative pet toys designed to engage your cat in fun exercise and enthused play. The company and its employees stand behind all of its products with guarantees, warranties and customer service levels that aim to set the industry standard for quality. ScoopFree® litter boxes and FroliCat™ pet toys are available at leading pet retailers. You can also visit us at or

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