New NPE Sues Slot Machine Manufacturer and Casino Operators
Rembrandt Gaming Technologies [NPE] filed suit against Boyd Gaming, Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts, Penn National Gaming, and WMS Gaming, alleging that the defendants’ reel-spinning gaming machines and video slot machine games infringes a patent related to electronic slot machines. This is the first patent infringement suit initiated by Rembrandt Gaming Technologies. Michael Dietz is the named inventor on the patent-in-suit, which was assigned to Rembrandt by Infinity Group in September 2011. 5/9, District of Nevada, Judge Kent J. Dawson, 2:2012cv00775.