Recognicorp Sues Liberty Media Corporation, Manga Entertainment and Starz
- July 10, 2012
RecogniCorp [NPE] filed suit against Liberty Media Corporation, Manga Entertainment, and Starz Entertainment, alleging that the Magna Avatar Maker caricature design tool infringes a patent related to composite image customization. Manga Entertainment is a subsidiary of Starz Media, which is a subsidiary of Liberty Media. RecogniCorp has filed four prior suits since December 2011 against Data Design Interactive, Oakley Capital Private Equity, Nintendo and Vistaprint. The patent-in-suit originated with Interquest and was assigned to RecogniCorp by its parent entity, Apache Innovations in November 2011. 7/9, District of Colorado, no judge yet assigned, 1:2012cv01771.