When Will the ObjectVideo Lawsuits End?

Author: John Honovich, Published on Dec 07, 2011

Now almost 8 months since Object Video first launched their video analytics litigation campaign, is there is any end in site? In this note, we dig through court filings and investigation documents to examine the current status of the disupte, the potential timeline for conclusion and the industry implications of this battle.

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