Italian Rival Sues AdMob Over Online Ad Patent

By Leigh Kamping-Carder (February 18, 2010, 1:34 PM EST) -- AdMob Inc. — recently acquired by Google Inc. — is facing a lawsuit from an Italian rival that claims the mobile advertising network has infringed a patent for nonscrolling Web site advertisements.

Digital marketing technology provider KlausTech Inc. filed a complaint Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, alleging AdMob has infringed U.S. Patent Number 6,128,651 with its programs for mobile and online advertising.

AdMob makes, uses, practices, imports, provides, supplies, distributes or sells products that are covered under at least one claim of the patent, and has potentially induced others to do the same, KlausTech...

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