Mount Hamilton Partners Sues Google and Groupon
- December 26, 2011
Mount Hamilton Partners (MHP) [NPE] filed two separate suits against Google and Groupon, alleging that the defendants’ coupon offers infringe a patent related to a system for reducing excess capacity in restaurants during off-peak hours. MHP filed one prior suit in May 2009 against OpenTable. Dazhi Chen and Elayna Berean are the named inventors on the patent-in-suit, which was assigned to MHP in March 2006. 12/21, District of Delaware, 1:2011cv01269.