Pollard Banknote

Pollard Banknote

After 17-year battle, Pollard Banknote victorious in patent fight over scratch-and-win tickets

After 17 years, this was hardly an instant win. Pollard Banknote Ltd., a Winnipeg-based company that prints the tickets used by several lottery companies throughout North America, has prevailed in a Canadian patent battle over a technology used to make fraud-proof scratch-and-win instant lottery tickets. In a case filed by Pollard Banknote, Justice George Locke of…