Samsung Slaps ObjectVideo

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 31, 2012

The video analytic legal fight is heating up. Now, approaching a year of litigation with no end in sight, Samsung sharply criticized ObjectVideo for misuse of their source code. In this update, we examine the debate involved as well as how and why this legal fight looks to be extending into its third calendar year.

Let's start with a review of Samsung's letter to the ITC:

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