Lawsuits (39)

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OV Patent Infringement Claims

In this note, we review the key patents cited by ObjectVideo in their litigation against Bosch, Samsung and Sony, focusing on the most fundamental claims that can impact video surveillance applications. The specific patents cited in the lawsuit /...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

Sony Folds to OV Lawsuit

Bad news for the overall industry and perhaps the best news for ObjectVideo since their global litigation campaign began last year. Sony has folded their defense and entered into a patent license agreement with ObjectVideo. However, Bosch and Sams...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

AD to Pay Patent "Protection Money" to OV

ObjectVideo has signed a global patent licensing agreement with American Dynamics. This falls in the midst of Object Video's ongoing global litigation campaign against industry notables Bosch, Samsung and Sony. In this note, we examine the agreeme...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

Samsung Slaps ObjectVideo

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...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

When Will the ObjectVideo Lawsuits End?

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 ...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

Defense Building Against ObjectVideo's USITC Case

Two months ago, the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) initiated an investigation regarding claims by Object Video against Bosch, Samsung and Sony. The US civil court case was stayed and the focus now shifted to the USITC. In thi...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Mercury Sues Partner Lenel

Major access control OEM Mercury Security has filed a lawsuit against leading access control provider Lenel for multiple counts of copyright infringement. This is very surprising as the two companies have been key partners for more than a decade a...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

Axis, OnSSI and Tyco All Sued

The IP Video Surveillance industry is under attack by an aggressive patent troll who, we believe, essentially seeks a tax on all IP cameras and VMS software. To establish their claim, the company, Walker Digital, has filed a lawsuit against Axis, ...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

New Evidence Against OV's Patent Infringement Claims

In May 2011, ObjectVideo expanded their patent infringement claims, significantly increasing the scope of their charges and raising new concerns about the impact of their lawsuit campaign. In this note, we examine new evidence shared with IPVM cit...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

ObjectVideo Expands Patent Infringement Claims

Not only does the ObjectVideo lawsuit campaign continue, ObjectVideo has expanded the number and scope of patents that it claims Bosch, Samsung and Sony have infringed. In the initial court filing, ObjectVideo cited 4 patents primarily covering vi...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Are ObjectVideo's Patents Invalid?

Since ObjectVideo filed suit against Bosch, Samsung and Sony, many industry people have privately discussed and debated the validity of ObjectVideo's patents. Key to these discussions is whether any 'prior art' exists that covers the central claim...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Winners and Losers Spring 2011

Now that the dust has settled from the numerous new announcements of the last month, we can better understand the impact on the overall video surveillance market. This Spring has been highly active. While overall new product announcements were re...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

American Dynamics vs Dedicated Micros Lawsuit

Sensormatic Electronics, the parent company of American Dynamics, has filed a lawsuit against Dedicated Micros for trademark infringement. Specifically, Sensormatic is objecting to Dedicated Micros's use of the 'AD Network Video' brand. Let's exa...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

ObjectVideo Sues Bosch, Samsung and Sony

In an unprecedented move bound to have a major impact across the global video surveillance industry, ObjectVideo has filed a lawsuit against Bosch, Samsung and Sony for patent infringement. On April 6, 2010, ObjectVideo filed suit in US District C...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

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