Over 50 Defendants Sued in AML IP’s E-Commerce Payments Campaign
- January 21, 2023
Category: New Patent LitigationMarket Sectors: E-Commerce and Software, Financial Services
AML IP LLC, a plaintiff associated with patent advisory firm Dynamic IP Deals (d/b/a DynaIP), has filed another round of complaints in its sole litigation campaign, suing Amazon (Amazon.com Services) (6:23-cv-00023), Best Buy (6:23-cv-00024), Costco (6:23-cv-00026), ESL Investments (Transform SR Holding Management) (6:23-cv-00033), Fossil (6:23-cv-00029), Guitar Center (6:23-cv-00030), Home Depot (6:23-cv-00031), Interior Define (6:23-cv-00032), and The Container Store (6:23-cv-00025) in the Western District of Texas and Macy’s (Bloomingdales.com) (3:23-cv-00102) in the Northern District of Texas. The single patent-in-suit generally relates to executing an e-commerce transaction between a user and a vendor using one of several service providers, with that transaction facilitated by an intermediate “bridge computer” that selects from those service providers in exchange for a service fee. The defendants are accused of infringement through provision or support of payment tools and services in their respective e-commerce websites.