Mobile Transformation Sues Buzz Feed over Interstitial Ads
- August 6, 2012
Mobile Transformation [NPE] filed suit against Buzz Feed, alleging that Buzz Feed’s website infringes a patent related to displaying data of one type (such as audio) while simultaneously playing advertising data of a second type (such as video). Mobile Transformation has filed over 15 prior suits since November 2011. Mobile Transformation is the exclusive licensee of the patent-in-suit, which originated with Adware LI and was assigned to Penobscot Prospect in November 2009. RPX reviewed the patent-in-suit as an open market opportunity (EverAd) in February 2009. 8/1, District of Delaware, no judge yet assigned, 1:2012cv01005.