XpresSpa Patent Unlikely to Receive a Happy Ending

On January 16, 2018, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) instituted trial on all challenged claims in an IPR filed by Unified against U.S. Patent 9,047,626, owned and asserted by Quantum Stream, Inc., a subsidiary of XpresSpa, AKA Form Holdings, AKA Vringo, a well-known NPE.  The '626 Patent, directed to systems for delivering content, such as a digital video program, to a user device, has been asserted in multiple district court cases against companies such as CablevisionDirectv, and Charter Communications

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