WhiteWater West

Pacific Surf Designs Files Antitrust and RICO Lawsuit Against Whitewater West Industries, Aquatic Development Group, and Specific Executives Regarding Unlawful Monopolistic Conduct and Racketeering in the Sheet Wave Industry

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:34pm

The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.

Key Points: 
  • The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.
  • PSD alleges that, since the inception of the sheet wave market, over 91% of the sheet wave machines installed worldwide have been Whitewaters Flowrider machine and that Whitewater acts as an illegal monopoly that controls the sheet wave market through unlawful conduct and illegal agreements.
  • In addition, PSD alleges that Whitewater and ADG together control over 97% of the U.S. municipal market for sheet wave machines.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC., based in San Diego, manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.

Pacific Surf Designs Awarded Attorneys’ Fees in “Exceptional” Win Against Whitewater West Industries’ Subsidiaries

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 10:19pm

Pacific Surf Designs, Inc. (PSD) was awarded an exceptional victory when the honorable Judge Roger Benitez of the Southern District of California (the Court) granted PSDs motion for attorneys fees under U.S.C.

Key Points: 
  • Pacific Surf Designs, Inc. (PSD) was awarded an exceptional victory when the honorable Judge Roger Benitez of the Southern District of California (the Court) granted PSDs motion for attorneys fees under U.S.C.
  • Section 285 in Flowrider Surf, Ltd; and Surf Waves, Ltd. v. Pacific Surf Designs, Inc. (Case No.
  • The Court found that based on the totality of circumstances, this case is exceptional on both grounds.
  • With this attorneys fees award in favor of PSD, the Court is sending a clear message to Whitewater that their unreasonable litigious behavior will not be tolerated.

Pacific Surf Designs Completely Victorious in Patent Infringement Suit Brought by Whitewater West Industries

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 3:00pm

In a significant victory for Pacific Surf Designs (PSD) and small companies everywhere, a jury unanimously found in favor of PSD on all 14 of the 14 claims asserted against the company.

Key Points: 
  • In a significant victory for Pacific Surf Designs (PSD) and small companies everywhere, a jury unanimously found in favor of PSD on all 14 of the 14 claims asserted against the company.
  • In 2015, Whitewater West Industries (Whitewater), based in Canada, sued Pacific Surf Designs for patent infringement over patent 6,491,589.
  • Had Whitewater prevailed on the case, PSD would have been placed in serious financial difficulties.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC. manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.

Pacific Surf Designs Victorious Against Whitewater West Industries In Recent Litigation

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 9:54pm

The Federal Circuit decision follows prior victories by Pacific Surf Designs against Surf Waves, Ltd. and Flowrider Surf, Ltd., both affiliates of Whitewater West Industries, Ltd.

Key Points: 
  • The Federal Circuit decision follows prior victories by Pacific Surf Designs against Surf Waves, Ltd. and Flowrider Surf, Ltd., both affiliates of Whitewater West Industries, Ltd.
  • Whitewater has been asserting that Pacific Surf Designs infringed the 016 patent in a series of lawsuits that have been pending since 2014.
  • We do so to ensure that our clients and riders continue to benefit from Pacific Surf Designs superior rides.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC. manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.

Whitewater Crossing's Solve 7 Sunday Brings Out 800 Volunteers & Shows the Difference One Day Can Make

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 12:15am

In part, that's due to more than 800 local volunteers who came together at Whitewater Crossing Christian Church's event, Solve 7 Sunday, held on August 12.

Key Points: 
  • In part, that's due to more than 800 local volunteers who came together at Whitewater Crossing Christian Church's event, Solve 7 Sunday, held on August 12.
  • In the service event, inspired volunteers gathered to work on a variety of projects to make a difference in local and global communities.
  • "Solve 7 Sunday was a day like no other that we've had at Whitewater.
  • To learn more about Solve 7, visit solve7.org or call (513) 661-5811 and to learn more about Whitewater Crossing, visit https://whitewatercrossing.org

Whitewater Crossing Offers Day to Serve the Community & World On August 12

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 7:05am

"Solve 7 Sunday is a day where people can come to Whitewater and serve together on more than 7 different projects.

Key Points: 
  • "Solve 7 Sunday is a day where people can come to Whitewater and serve together on more than 7 different projects.
  • It's a Sunday where we will be serving our community and our world, rather than holding our regular services," says Porter.
  • Solve 7 is a larger Whitewater initiative focused on solving seven of the biggest problems in the local community and around the world.
  • The event takes place on Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 8:45 AM to 12 PM EST at Whitewater Crossing, located at 5771 OH-128, Cleves, Ohio.

Arkansas River Outfitters Association Anticipate Ideal Flows All Summer

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 9:02am

Despite this year's below average snowpack, full reservoirs and import water from Colorado's West Slope will keep flows on the Arkansas River at ideal conditions for whitewater rafting from now through August 15, 2018.

Key Points: 
  • Despite this year's below average snowpack, full reservoirs and import water from Colorado's West Slope will keep flows on the Arkansas River at ideal conditions for whitewater rafting from now through August 15, 2018.
  • After that, water management programs ensure ideal flows through at least mid-August.
  • "We have some of the best whitewater in the country," says Bob Hamel, executive director of the Arkansas River Outfitters Association (AROA).
  • High water is not ideal for younger kids or non-swimmers, however, says Travis Hochard, general manager at River Runners.