Wolf Run Hollow Sues BankUnited
- December 13, 2012
Wolf Run Hollow filed suit against BankUnited alleging that BankUnited’s interactions with its customers and website users through their online portals infringe a patent related to secure message delivery. Wolf Run Hollow has filed over 20 prior suits against over 85 financial institutions, and has been subject to three actions for declaratory judgment since October 2009. According to the complaint, Wolf Run Hollow is the exclusive licensee on the patent-in-suit, which was assigned to Rapa Nui Marble in August 2009 by inventor David Whitmire. RPX reviewed the patent-in-suit as part of an open market opportunity (Whitmire) in October 2008. 12/10, Middle District of Florida, assigned to Senior Judge Patricia C. Fawsett and referred to Magistrate Judge David A. Baker, 6:2012cv01846.