Failed Australian Company Asserting US Patent in Court
- February 26, 2015
Australian entity A PTY Ltd sued Amazon, eBay, Facebook, Google, HomeAway, and Microsoft asserting a single patent (7,010,572). The patent-in-suit, which A PTY acquired from the inventor, relates to transmitting an e-mail using a descriptor for the intended recipient instead of an e-mail address. Defendants’ e-mail sending software and services are accused of infringing the asserted patent.