Alcatel Patent Trust Sues Disney, Fox and NBC in Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Submitted by patentadmin on Thu, 01/21/2010 - 00:00

January 21, 2010 - Multimedia Patent Trust, of which Alcatel-Lucent SA is a 99 percent beneficiary, has sued Walt Disney Co., Fox and NBC Universal Inc. for infringing its patents on video compression technology in DVD and Blu-Ray discs sold by the media companies.

The suit was filed in federal court in San Diego, Calif.