Skype Voice Mail IP Suit Needs More Details: Judge

Law360, New York (February 24, 2010, 6:24 PM EST) -- A federal judge threatened Wednesday to dismiss Eidos Communications LLC's suit against Skype Technologies SA over three voice mail patents unless Eidos can specify which of the communications software company's products or technological methods are allegedly infringing.

Eidos' description in its complaint of Skype's allegedly infringing voice mail service is not specific enough, Judge Sue L. Robinson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware said, giving the plaintiff until March 9 to file an amended pleading.

An attorney for Eidos did not respond...
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