SanDisk Fights Fee Requests Over Media Player Patents

Law360, New York (February 11, 2011, 1:48 PM EST) -- SanDisk Corp. has sued MobileMedia Ideas LLC claiming that the patent-holding company has no right to request licensing fees for 19 allegedly unenforceable patents used in SanDisk digital media players.

The suit, filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, requested a declaration of noninfringement and invalidity of the patents, issued between 1996 and 2008, which describe methods for data collection and processing, audio data delivery, picture encoding and music recording using a personal computer's hard drive, among other things....
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Case Information

Case Title

Sandisk Corporation v. Mobile Media Ideas LLC

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit



Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

February 9, 2011

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