Exclusive: Mark Cuban is coming after Chinese ‘Hoverboard’ knockoffs with patent

TMZ reports that Mark Cuban and partner Shane Chen own the patent of the self-balanced scooter, commonly referred to as “hoverboards.” According to TMZ, Shane Chen got the patent in 2014 for a “two-wheel, self-balancing vehicle with independently movable foot placement sections.” TMZ reveals Cuban and Chen sued IO Hawk (an “alleged knockoff” company) in June, and now plan to …