IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
THE NORTHERN DISTRICT
ILLINOISEASTERN DIVISIONIn re INNOVA TIO IP VENTURES, LLCPATENT LITIGATION))))THIS ORDER APPLIES
ALL CASES ))
Docket No. 2303Case No.
C 9308MEMORANDUM OPINION, FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS, AND ORDERJAMES
HOLDERMAN, District Judge:Plaintiff and patent-owner Innovatio
Ventures, LLC ("Innovatio") has sued numerouscoffee shops, hotels, restaurants, supermarkets, large retailers, transpmtation companies, andother commercial users
wireless internet technology located throughout the United States(collectively, the "Wireless Network Users"). Innovatio alleges that the Wireless Network Usersprovide wireless internet access to their customers
use it to manage internal processes, and
doing so infringe various claims
twenty-three patents owned
Innovatio. (Dkt. No. 198; Dkt.No. 451.)
Cisco Systems, Inc., Motorola Solutions, Inc., SonicWALL, Inc., Netgear, Inc., andHewlett-Packard Co. (collectively, the "Manufacturers") each manufacture electronic devicesused
the Wireless Network Users. (Dkt. No. 819, Ex.
10.) The Manufacturers have fileddeclaratory judgment actions against Innovatio seeking a declaration that the Manufacturers'
The twenty-three patents that Innovatio has asserted in this action are: U.S. Patent5,295,154, U.S. Patent 5,428,636, U.S. Patent 5,504,746, U.S. Patent 5,546,397, U.S. Patent5,740,366, U.S. Patent 5,844,893, U.S. Patent 5,940,771, U.S. Patent 6,374,311, U.S. Patent6,665,536, U.S. Patent 6,697,415, U.S. Patent 6,714,559, U.S. Patent 6,826,165, U.S. Patent7,013,138, U.S. Patent 7,107,052, U.S. Patent 7,386,002, U.S. Patent 7,457,646, U.S. Patent7,535,921, U.S. Patent 7,536,167, U.S. Patent 7,548,553, U.S. Patent 7,710,907, U.S. Patent7,710,935, U.S. Patent 7,873,343, and U.S. Patent 7,916,747.
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