New NPE, MyPort IP, Sues HTC, LG, Nokia, RIM, Samsung, Sharp and Sony
MyPort IP [NPE] filed suit against HTC, LG Electronics, Nokia, RIM, Samsung, Sharp, and Sony over a patent related to a method for embedding searchable information into a file for transmission, storage, and retrieval. 5/13, Eastern District of Virginia, 6:2011cv00246. This is the first suit filed by MyPort. The patent-in-suit was assigned to MyPort in 2003.