Barnes & Noble Says Xerox, Alcatel Patents Invalid

Law360, New York (August 2, 2010, 12:33 PM EDT) -- Barnes & Noble Inc. is arguing in two declaratory judgment suits that its website and Nook e-reader do not infringe a swath of what it says are invalid document storage and network patents held by Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc. and Xerox Corp.

The separate complaints — filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York by Christopher Hu, Gerald Haddad and Joshua Jaffe of Dickstein Shapiro LLP on behalf of Barnes & Noble — state that both Alcatel-Lucent and Xerox have accused...
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