Comcast has scored another win in its fight with TiVo over the technology in set-top boxes in the long-running battle over patents.
TiVo is pursuing new patent litigation in its fight against Comcast, following its success at the International Trade Commission.
The Kudelski Group said that its OpenTV and Nagravision subsidiaries have filed a patent infringement suit against Shaw Communications in the Federal Court of Canada.
US District Judge Katherine Forrest blocked TiVo from seeking up to $196m in damages for Kantar allegedly devaluing its business in the long-running patent infringement row.
In a brief statement, the Kudelski Group announced that it has entered into a comprehensive patent license agreement with Apple Inc.
Apple has lost the German court case against Swiss conditional access provider Kudelski regarding video streaming patent rights.
The Court of Appeal delivered its judgment in an appeal of one of the patent cases brought by Rovi against Virgin Media, and have comprehensively dismissed Rovi’s claims.
Following a court hearing on its pending patent case with Netflix Rovi’s stock dipped almost 12%, but the company said it remains confident claiming no judgement has yet been made.
The District Court of the Hague in the Netherlands has rejected a patent suit from Kudelski’s Open TV.