Kodak Targeted In Suit Over Data Transfer Patents

Law360, New York (December 1, 2005, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Cayman Islands-based limited partnership that has asserted its patents against over 40 software and electronics companies has now set its sights on Eastman Kodak.

In 2005 alone, the company has filed 14 lawsuits against small document imaging companies. Many of the cases have been dismissed due to settlements reached out of court.

Millennium L.P. alleges that computer hardware and software manufactured and marketed by Kodak infringes five of its patents for “Information Processing Methodology.”

According to the complaint, Millennuim was issued the patents, which cover...
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