Inventor-Backed Plaintiff Targets Use of Sponsored Lenses and Filters on Snapchat

August 22, 2020

Sanderling Management Ltd. has sued Snap (1:20-cv-04627) over the provision of the Snapchat platform, targeting features for allowing users to add certain filters and lenses to photos and videos depending on location. The inventor-controlled plaintiff asserts three patents generally related to “distributing a digital image processing function” to a device based on its GPS location.

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