Google Files for DJ against Patent Holder Targeting Users of Google Map Mobile
- July 27, 2011
Google filed an action for declaratory judgment against SourceProse [NCE] over two patents related to displaying and synchronizing map images. In February 2011, SourceProse sued AT&T, MetroPCS, Sprint Nextel, T-Mobile and Verizon, a number of which are downstream customers of Google Map Mobile according to information provided in Google’s complaint. The patents-in-suit were originally directed to geographic mapping of flood zones. SourceProse supplies flood zone mapping services. 7/26, Western District of Texas, 1:2011cv00637.