November 14, 2018 / 12:30 AM / 3 months ago

Fed Circuit sides with Netflix, Amazon over ‘abstract’ digital rights patent

A federal appeals court on Tuesday dealt a likely final blow to a lawsuit accusing streaming services Netflix Inc, Amazon.com Inc, and Hulu LLC of infringing a patent relating to digital rights management (DRM).

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upheld a lower court ruling that a patent Digital Media Technologies Inc accused the streaming services of infringing was invalid as too abstract.

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