EagleView Secures Significant Appeal Win In Ongoing Patent
EagleView Secures Significant Appeal Win In Ongoing Patent Litigation Against Xactware And Verisk
As previously reported, Xactware and Verisk filed over a dozen petitions with the United States Patent Trial and Appeals Board in an effort to invalidate nine of EagleView's patents. EagleView defeated those challenges, a win previously covered by Law360 in an article titled "Xactware Challenges to Rival's Patents End with a Whimper," https://www.kirkland.com/news/in-the-news/2017/08/xactware-challenges-to-rivals-patents-end-with-a-w.
Xactware and Verisk subsequently appealed its losses to the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, contending that the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeals Board incorrectly upheld the validity of the EagleView patents. A panel of three Federal Judges heard arguments on Xactware and Verisk's appeal this week, on March 4, 2019. Two days later, on March 6, 2019, the Federal Circuit affirmed the Patent Trial and Appeals Board's findings that EagleView's patents were valid over Xactware and Verisk's contentions, once again shutting down Xactware and Verisk's serial attempts to challenge the validity of the very technology they previously tried...