Object Video Gets Sued, Then Settles

Author: Carlton Purvis, Published on Jul 24, 2013

One company refused to be bullied by ObjectVideo, proactively suing the company after it received a letter claiming it infringed on patents. In this update we break down the latest patent case involving ObjectVideo and the interesting outcome. 

The Suit

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Comments (2)

I should think other VA and camera vendors will be watching this one closely, as it may serve as a precedent. Could be OV over reached?

"OV"er reached..... ha ha, I get it. :)

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