NPE Sues 10 Financial Institutions
- September 21, 2011
TuitionFund [NPE] filed suit against Affinity Solutions, Ally Bank, BB&T, Branch Banking and Trust, Comerica, EDO Interactive, Fifth Third Bank, First Horizon National, First Tennessee Bank, and Fiserv over three patents related to financial rebate and rewards programs for higher education. TuitionFund filed one prior suit in January 2011 against six other financial institutions. Michael Thompson is the named inventor on the patents-in-suit and the CEO of TuitionFund. 9/8, Middle District of Tennessee, 3:2011cv00852.