Apple faces off against another patent troll over iMovie application

NPE Patent Harbor files infringement suit against Apple

As one of the largest and most profitable companies in the technology space, there is little surprise that Apple is such a popular target for non-practicing entities (NPEs) or, as they are sometimes known, patent trolls

Apple has faced a number of patent infringement suits from NPEs, so the latest should come as no surprise. This most recent case involves Patent Harbor LLC, an NPE that holds patents that relate to an “apparatus and method for assembling content addressable video.” The company filed a lawsuit stating that Apple’s iMovie application infringed on this patent. 

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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