Fed. Circ. Revives Street View Patent Suit Against Google

Law360, New York (March 14, 2014, 3:35 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Friday vacated a district court’s ruling that Google Inc.’s Street View navigation service does not infringe patents held by Vederi LLC, finding the trial judge improperly limited the patents’ claims to flat images.

The three-judge appellate panel ruled that claims in four patents held by Vederi could apply to curved images, in a rebuke to a claim construction decided by U.S. Circuit Judge Alex Kozinski, who sat by designation as a trial judge in the case.

“As properly construed, the claims do...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Vederi, LLC v. Google, Inc.

Case Number



Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

November 5, 2012

Law Firms


UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.