Fed. Circ. Backs DirecTV, Amazon Alice Wins On Streaming IP

Law360 reported that the Federal Circuit affirmed a lower court’s decisions that two streaming media patents asserted against Amazon.com Inc., DirecTV LLC and the major sports leagues are invalid for claiming only abstract ideas under the U.S. Supreme Court’s Alice decision.

Amazon is represented by Fenwick’s Dave Hadden, Saina Shamilov, Todd Gregorian, Ravi Ranganath and Adam Lewin.

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