TiVo-AT&T DVR Battle Stayed For Patent Re-Exam

Law360, New York (March 2, 2011, 7:34 PM EST) -- A federal judge in California on Tuesday granted TiVo Inc.'s bid to stay an infringement suit brought by intellectual property arms of AT&T Inc. over digital video recording technology while the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office re-examines the four patents-in-suit.

Judge Saundra B. Armstrong of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California filed an eight-page order granting TiVo's Dec. 6 motion for a stay pending re-examination, despite opposition from plaintiffs AT&T Intellectual Property I and AT&T Intellectual Property II LP.

Judge Armstrong's order...
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