Sound View Innovations Adds Suits Against Hulu and Facebook to Web Infrastructure Campaign

June 8, 2017

Sound View Innovations, LLC has added Hulu (2:17-cv-04146) to its web infrastructure campaign, along with a second lawsuit against Facebook (2:17-cv-04275). At issue in the new complaints are a total of six former Alcatel-Lucent patents. The defendants are alleged to infringe the 5,806,062 patent through their use of the Document Object Model API, and the 6,708,213 and 9,462,074 patents through their use of content delivery networks (CDNs) that utilize the MPEG-DASH and/or HLS streaming protocols. In addition, Hulu is alleged to infringe another patent (6,757,796) through its own use of similar CDNs; the 6,125,371 patent through its use of the Apache Cassandra distributed database platform; and the 6,502,133 patent through its use of the Apache Storm distributed stream processing framework.

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