Case Filed: May 10, 2012
Case Closed: Jun 05, 2013
Judge: Gary Feinerman
Court: Illinois Northern District Court
Other Plaintiff: Pollin Patent Licensing (PPL)
Electronic payments processor Autoscribe and Pollin Patent Licensing (PPL) filed a patent infringement suit against JP Morgan Chase Bank that alleged they are infringing a patent covering call-in payment technology. The patent involved in suit is US7117171, entitled System and method for making a payment from a financial account, issued on Oct 03, 2006 and expiring[i] by Oct 15, 2012. Autoscribe is the assignee and PPL is the exclusive licensee of the patent.
The complaint stated that the defendant infringes the patent by making use of a method to collect debt (check-by-phone services through call center) that is covered in the ‘171 patent. The complaint sought money damages and all other relief to which the Court may deem the plaintiff be entitled.
The parties have agreed to settle the case and filed dismissal pursuant to which the Court has ordered the case dismissed.
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