Mobile Banking Campaign Sees Rapid Expansion

October 13, 2019

Ally Financial (6:19-cv-00592), American Express (6:19-cv-00593), BB&T (6:19-cv-00594), Charles Schwab (6:19-cv-00595), Fifth Third Bank (6:19-cv-00596), HSBC (6:19-cv-00598), Morgan Stanley (6:19-cv-00599), and Regions Financial (Regions Bank) (6:19-cv-00601) have all been added as defendants in the campaign that Lighthouse Consulting Group LLC began with August cases against Bank of Princeton, CitiGroup, Investors Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Kearny, and Wells Fargo and continued with a September suit against TD Bank. Throughout, Lighthouse has asserted two patents generally related to using an “image device” such as a “fax” or a scanner to capture and transmit images of checks and deposit slips to a bank, targeting the mobile deposit features within the defendants’ banking apps.

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