Transacted IBM Portfolio Prompts Litigation in the Sky Last Month, on the Roads Now

  • February 21, 2020
  • Category: New Patent Litigation
    Market Sectors: Automotive, E-Commerce and Software, Mobile Communications and Devices, Networking

Last week RPX reported the assignment of the remaining former IBM assets acquired last fall by Daedalus Group LLC to new Maryland entity Slingshot IOT LLC. Most of those assets were transferred in late January to Daedalus Blue LLC, a entity that has subsequently begun asserting a subset of them, filing a case against dronemaker DJI. Last week, Slingshot IOT assigned nearly 20 assets, roughly a third of what it received from Daedalus Group, to Quartz Auto Technologies, LLC, another new Maryland entity, which has also now turned plaintiff, suing Uber (6:20-cv-00126) in the Western District of Texas over six of those patents.

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