Zynga Sued Again Over Gaming Technology

Law360, New York (August 17, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT) -- Online gaming company Zynga Inc. was hit with a new patent suit Wednesday in Delaware federal court, with competitor Agincourt Gaming LLC alleging infringement of two patents and seeking an injunction shutting down Zynga's popular games.

Agincourt, a newcomer to the online gaming space that operates a game called Pantheon, claims Zynga games like FarmVille infringe two patents for credits-based gaming and prize redemption.

The suit is one of several pending intellectual property complaints against Zynga, which in July filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange...
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