New NPE Tejas Research Files Seven Suits in One Week
Tejas Research [NPE] filed three separate suits against LFP Internet, Neimen-Marcus and Academy Sports and Outdoors alleging that the defendants’ websites infringe a patent related to image formatting. (Tejas Research also filed four separate suits against Getty Images, Playboy, Vivid Entertainment, and Walgreens the day before.) Tejas Research is represented by Hao Ni’s Dallas law firm. According to the complaint, Tejas owns the patent-in-suit, which originated with Warp 10 Technologies and was assigned to webAffairs by Portfolios.com in November 2011. 5/3, Eastern District of Texas, no judge yet assigned, 6:2012cv00302; 6:2012cv00303; 6:2012cv00304.