NPE Targets URL Re-Direction Software
- May 16, 2012
Edison Lux Industries [NPE] filed suit against Barefruit (a provider of URL redirection software) alleging that Barefruit infringes a patent related to redirecting users to an alternate landing page. Edison Lux has filed eight prior suits since February 2012 against Argent Solutions, Infoblox, Infospace, Integrated Broadband Services, Nominum, OpenDNS, Paxfire, and Xerocole. According to the complaint, Edison Lux is the exclusive licensee of the patent-in-suit, which originated with Web & Net Computing and was assigned to Faraday Mew in July 2011. 5/11, District of Delaware, no judge yet assigned, 1:2012cv00594.