Advanced Video Technologies Sues RIM
- December 9, 2011
Advanced Video Technologies (AVT) [NPE] filed suit against RIM, alleging that RIM’s Blackberry devices infringe a patent related to video capture on mobile devices. AVT has filed six prior suits against over 10 defendants including Audiovox, Casio, and HTC. The USPTO awarded a reexamination certificate for the patent-in-suit in 2008. The patent-in-suit was assigned to AVC Technology, Epogy Communications, and J. Nicholas Gross prior to being assigned to AVT in April 2003. 12/6, Southern District of New York, 1:2011cv08908.