GoPro Found To Infringe Video Camera Tech Patent

By Tiffany Hu (September 2, 2020, 10:08 PM EDT) -- GoPro Inc. was dealt a blow in its long-running patent fight against Contour IP Holding LLC when a California federal judge ruled that GoPro infringed Contour's video camera technology, although he found both sides' expert opinions contained flaws.

In a redacted order Monday, U.S. District Judge William Orrick III partly granted Contour''s summary judgment motion that GoPro's camera products infringed Contour's patent, finding that GoPro's expert opinion was based on a misinterpretation of a key claim.

GoPro had argued that its expert Kevin Almeroth had stated that the products did not infringe because they did not generate video streams "from video...

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