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The technology at issue generally involves customizable logging and content management systems for indexing media. The systems include a timer object that provides a time reference upon request in connection with the media and a logger object that logs predefined events that occur in the media by associating the events with the respective time references from the timer object. The systems can be configured to automatically log predefined events, such as through video analysis, audio analysis, or text analysis.
Plaintiff CSE is a Delaware limited liability company with its principal place of business located at 5 The Crossing, North Caldwell, New Jersey 07006. 7.
Plaintiff CSE has invested substantial time and money in researching, acquiring, marketing, and commercializing the technology embodied in the Patents-in Suit. 8.
Plaintiff CSE additionally owns pending U.S. patent application Ser. No. 13/279,942, entitled “System and Method for Computer-Assisted Manual and Automatic Logging of Time-Based Media,” which is a continuation of and claims priority to U.S. patent application Ser. No. 09/806,008 filed Sep. 20, 2001, which issued as the ’010 Patent. 9.
Plaintiff CSE’s interests in the exploitation of its patented technology in the United States and abroad have been and continue to be harmed by Defendant NORTH PLAINS’s infringement of the Patents-in-Suit. 10.
Defendant NORTH PLAINS is a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business located 510 Front Street West 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3H3, Canada. Defendant NORTH PLAINS provides digital asset management (DAM) solutions worldwide, including its Telescope
DAM systems that allow customers control and rapid access to millions of images, videos and other rich media files for commercial use and re-use. On