TiVo, EchoStar Head to Court
- Text of “Multi-Media Time Warping Patent” in Dispute
- One Paragraph Summary of TiVo’s Complaint
TiVo and EchoStar Communications headed to a Texas courtroom Wednesday to argue over TiVo’s claim that EchoStar’s Dish Network infringed on TiVo’s patent on a “multimedia time-warping system,” the time-shifting technology inside the digital video recorder maker’s set-top boxes. It will be a jury trial. EchoStar’s countersuit is not scheduled for trial until next year.
- Federal Circuit CA Blocks TiVo Injunction Against Echostar Pending Appeal (October 4, 2006)
- TiVo Wins Injunction Against Echostar – Appeals Court Grants a Temporary Stay (August 18, 2006)