Automated Transactions Sues Stewart’s Shops
Automated Transactions [NPE] filed suit against Stewart’s Shops, alleging that the Stewart’s services infringe 13 patents related to ATMs. Automated Transactions has filed 11 prior suits since 2009 against over 15 defendants. David Barcelou is the named inventor on all of the patents-in-suit, which were assigned to Transaction Holdings in 2003. According to the complaint, Automated Transactions is the exclusive licensee of the patents-in-suit. 4/20, Northern District of New York, Judge David N. Hurd, 1:2012cv00667.