After Berkheimer and Aatrix Block Another Early Alice Challenge, NPE Expands Conferencing Campaign

  • July 12, 2019
  • Category: New Patent Litigation
    Market Sector: E-Commerce and Software

Visible Connections, LLC has filed a second case in the campaign that it began last October. The new defendant is Zoom Video Communications (1:19-cv-03148), which is targeted with the same two patents—one generally related to teleconferencing via a data connection; the other, to real-time application sharing—over the provision of its Zoom Meetings, which features audio and video conferencing. This second case in the campaign follows a decision by District Judge Robert Pitman in the Western District of Texas that cites Berkheimer and Aatrix in rejecting a Rule 12 motion challenging the same two patents under Alice.

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