Eclipse IP Sues Omaha Steaks International
- September 12, 2012
Eclipse IP [NPE] filed suit against Omaha Steaks International. The complaint is currently unavailable. Eclipse IP has filed over 10 prior suits since May 2011 against 1st in Video-Music World, Aldo, America Honda Motor Company, Brickhouse Electronics, Cydea, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Footlocker.com, Hautelook, JP Boden USA, Kellwood Company, MeetMoi, Nespresso USA, Nissan, Provide Commerce, Steve Madden, and Zulily. Eclipse IP was subject to one action for declaratory judgment brought by UPS in January 2011. The patents asserted in previous cases by Eclipse IP have also been related to computer-based notification systems, and were assigned by the inventor, Scott A. Hortstemeyer, to Martin Kelly Jones of ArrivalStar [NPE] before being assigned to Eclipse IP. Scott A. Horstemeyer is reportedly a partner/attorney at the IP law firm, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley LLP. 9/11, Northern District of California, Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Spero, 3:2012cv04727.