NPE Sues Executive Technologies with Millennium/Eon-Net Patents
- November 13, 2011
Content Extraction and Transmission (CET) [NPE] filed suit against Executive Technologies doing business as SearchExpress, alleging that the defendants’ document imaging and management products infringe seven patents related to an application program interface that enables users to extract and transmit data. This is the first patent infringement suit initiated by CET. The patents-in-suit have been assigned to various NPEs (Millennium L.P., Eon-Net, and Glory Licensing) established by Mitchell Medina, one of the inventors. Medina has filed more than 120 lawsuits since 1996 through several patent holding entities. 11/3, District of New Jersey, 3:2011cv06472.