NPE Sues WetPaint.com over Interstitial Ads
- January 9, 2012
Mobile Transformation [NPE] filed suit against Wetpaint.com, alleging that the defendant’s website infringes a patent related to displaying data of one type (such as audio) while simultaneously playing advertising data of a second type (such as video). Mobile Transformation has filed three prior patent infringement suits since November 2011. The patent-in-suit originated with Adware LI, and was assigned to Penobscot Prospect in November 2009. Penobscot is the assignee of record according to the PTO. The complaint identifies Mobile Transformation as the exclusive licensee of the patent-in-suit. 1/6, District of Delaware, 1:2012cv00015.