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Eleventh and final Rovi patent claim defeated by Virgin Media
  • Marks & Clerk
  • United Kingdom
  • June 4 2015

Rovi withdraws yet another infringement claim and accepts that another patent should be revoked. Virgin Media has won the latest patent battle by


Price optimization in e-commerce not patent eligible
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 29 2015

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision in Alice addressing patent-eligible subject matter (IP Update, Vol. 17, No. 7), the U.S. Court of Appeals


The 'super powered' rule of stare decisis defeats Spider Man
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

The Supreme Court of the United States, in a 6-3 decision, left undisturbed the rule from its 51-year-old decision in Brulotte v. Thys Co. (1964


UK: pause and record functionality
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2015

Rovi Guides Inc ("Rovi") lost its appeal against an earlier decision (2014 EWHC 2301 (Pat)) that its patent was invalid for "obviousness". The


US Supreme Court decision in Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, LLC leaves Brulotte’s Ban on post-expiration royalties intact but confirms how to escape its web
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2015

In Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, LLC the US Supreme Court, while acknowledging the criticism of other judges and scholars, chose to uphold the


The United States Supreme Court takes on Spider-Man in Kimble v Marvel
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

In a 6-3 decision, The United States Supreme Court has just ruled that patent protection will not stick indefinitely not even for Spider-Man. The


IP protection for sports apparel in the US
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2015

For some time now, sports apparel as a category has been outpacing the growth of the overall retail industry. Market research company NPD Group


Virgin media prevails yet again in patent battle with Rovi
  • Dehns
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2015

For the eleventh time Rovi has alleged infringement of one of their patents by Virgin Media and now Rovi's eleventh patent has been revoked. The


Amended complaint too vague to meet even the generous pleading standard of Form 18 results in dismissal without leave to amend again
  • Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2015

District Judge Valerie Caproni granted defendants CBS Corporation's and CBS Interactive, Inc.'s motion under Rule 12(b)(6) of the Federal Rules of


Bottom of the Ninth Disclosure of New Damages Theory Warrants More Discovery
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2016

In a recent opinion in a patent infringement case concerning a baseball pitching simulator, Judge Vanessa Bryant in the District of Connecticut