Comcast, HBO, Dropbox Caught In Mobile App Patent Blitz

Law360, Houston (September 13, 2013, 5:34 PM ET) -- Comcast Corp., Home Box Office Inc., Dropbox Inc. and eight others were hit with patent infringement suits Thursday in Texas federal court by MacroSolve Inc., which claims in its latest wave of suits that the companies’ mobile apps steal its data management technology.

The mobile app consulting company says that Comcast, HBO and Dropbox have incorporated technology in their respective mobile phone apps that infringes U.S. Patent Number 7,822,816, which covers a system and method for data management. The suits also target Wyndham Hotel Group LLC,...
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Case Information

Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Box, Inc.

Case Number

6:13-cv-00665

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Carlson Hotels, Inc. et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00666

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00667

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Comcast Corporation et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00668

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Discover Financial Services, Inc. et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00669

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Dropbox, Inc.

Case Number

6:13-cv-00670

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Five Guys Enterprises, LLC et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00671

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Home Box Office, Inc.

Case Number

6:13-cv-00672

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. MediaFire, LLC

Case Number

6:13-cv-00673

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Meetup, Inc.

Case Number

6:13-cv-00674

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013


Case Title

MacroSolve, Inc. v. Wyndham Hotel Group, LLC et al

Case Number

6:13-cv-00675

Court

Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Patent

Judge

K. Nicole Mitchell

Date Filed

September 12, 2013

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