Local stun gun maker to close after patent dispute

A Kissimmee company is closing its doors after a lengthy patent battle with the maker of the Taser. 

Phazzer Electronics Inc. filed for Ch. 7 bankruptcy on Jan. 23, following a patent dispute with Taser manufacturer Axon Enterprise Inc. (Nasdaq: AAXN). Phazzer, which makes electronic weapons for law enforcement similar to Tasers, was ordered in 2018 to pay Axon $7.8 million. Read more here.