Editor’s note: What follows is brief information regarding some of the patent suits filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas from Nov. 28 to Dec. 4, as listed on PACER, the federal courts’ online filing system.

EMG Technology LLC v. Alcoa Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00903
Date Filed: Nov. 29
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,441,196, entitled “Apparatus and Method of Manipulating a Region on a Wireless Device Screen for Viewing, Zooming and Scrolling Internet Content.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

EMG Technology LLC v. J. C. Penney Corp. Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00905-LED
Date Filed: Nov. 29
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,441,196, entitled “Apparatus and Method of Manipulating a Region on a Wireless Device Screen for Viewing, Zooming and Scrolling Internet Content.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

EMG Technology LLC v. The TJX Companies Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00904-LED
Date Filed: Nov. 29
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,441,196, entitled “Apparatus and Method of Manipulating a Region on a Wireless Device Screen for Viewing, Zooming and Scrolling Internet Content.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

Landmark Technology LLC v. Applied Industrial Technologies Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00909-LED
Date Filed: Nov. 30
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 5,576,951, entitled “Automated Sales and Services System” and U.S. Patent No. 7,010,508, entitled “Automated Multimedia Data Processing Network.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

Landmark Technology LLC v. Henry Schein Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00911-LED
Date Filed: Nov. 30
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 5,576,951, entitled “Automated Sales and Services System” and U.S. Patent No. 7,010,508, entitled “Automated Multimedia Data Processing Network.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

Landmark Technology LLC v. Polaris Industries Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00910-LED
Date Filed: Nov. 30
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 5,576,951, entitled “Automated Sales and Services System” and U.S. Patent No. 7,010,508, entitled “Automated Multimedia Data Processing Network.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Charles Ainsworth and Robert Christopher Bunt, Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, Tyler; Stanley M. Gibson and Gregory S. Cordrey, Jeffer Mangels Butler and Mitchell, Los Angeles, of counsel

NovelPoint Tracking LLC v. LG Electronics USA Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00746-JRG
Date Filed: Dec. 3
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,442,485, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Automatic Vehicle Location, Collision Notification, and Synthetic Voice.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Everett Upshaw and Rhiannon Kelso, Law Office of Everett Upshaw, Dallas

NovelPoint Tracking LLC v. Samsung Electronics USA Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00747-JRG
Date Filed: Dec. 3
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,442,485, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Automatic Vehicle Location, Collision Notification, and Synthetic Voice.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Everett Upshaw and Rhiannon Kelso, Law Office of Everett Upshaw, Dallas

Lodsys Group LLC v. Burberry Limited, Dover Saddlery Inc., Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Godiva Chocolatier Inc. and Hanna Andersson LLC
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00749-JRG
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,620,565, entitled “Customer-Based Product Design Module” and U.S. Patent No. 7,222,078, entitled “Methods and Systems for Gathering Information from Units of a Commodity Across a Network.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: William E. Davis III, The Davis Firm, Longview; Michael A. Goldfarb, Christopher M. Huck and Kit W. Roth, Kelley, Goldfarb, Gill, Huck & Roth, Seattle

Lodsys Group LLC v. MakeMyTrip.com Inc., Meijer Inc., Musician’s Friend Inc., Nuance Communications Inc., SanDisk Corp. and Sirius XM Radio Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00749-JRG
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,620,565, entitled “Customer-Based Product Design Module” and U.S. Patent No. 7,222,078, entitled “Methods and Systems for Gathering Information from Units of a Commodity Across a Network.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: William E. Davis III, The Davis Firm, Longview; Michael A. Goldfarb, Christopher M. Huck and Kit W. Roth, Kelley, Goldfarb, Gill, Huck & Roth, Seattle

MacroSolve Inc. v. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00915-LED
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816, entitled “System and Method for Data Management.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Matthew J. Antonelli, Zachariah S. Harrington, Larry D. Thompson Jr. and Califf T. Cooper, Antonelli, Harrington & Thompson, Houston

MacroSolve Inc. v. Sears Holdings Management Corp., Sears Holdings Corp., Sears, Roebuck and Co., Kmart Corp. and Kmart Holding Corp.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00916-LED
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816, entitled “System and Method for Data Management.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Matthew J. Antonelli, Zachariah S. Harrington, Larry D. Thompson Jr. and Califf T. Cooper, Antonelli, Harrington & Thompson, Houston

MacroSolve Inc. v. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
Civil Action No: 6:12-cv-00917-LED
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816, entitled “System and Method for Data Management.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Matthew J. Antonelli, Zachariah S. Harrington, Larry D. Thompson Jr. and Califf T. Cooper, Antonelli, Harrington & Thompson, Houston

NovelPoint Tracking LLC v. Coolpad Technologies Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00757
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,442,485, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Automatic Vehicle Location, Collision Notification, and Synthetic Voice.”
Plaintiff’s Attorney: Craig L. Uhrich, Oakley, Kan.

NovelPoint Tracking LLC v. Huawei Device USA Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00753
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,442,485, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Automatic Vehicle Location, Collision Notification, and Synthetic Voice.”
Plaintiff’s Attorney: Craig L. Uhrich, Oakley, Kan.

NovelPoint Tracking LLC v. Sony-Ericsson Mobile Communications (USA) Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00756
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,442,485, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Automatic Vehicle Location, Collision Notification, and Synthetic Voice.”
Plaintiff’s Attorney: Craig L. Uhrich, Oakley, Kan.

Qexez LLC v. Keynote Systems Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00751-JRG
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,596,373, entitled “Method and System For Quality of Service (QOS) Monitoring For Wireless Devices.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Andrew Spangler, Spangler & Fussell, Longview; James A. Fussell III, Spangler & Fussell, Alexandria, Va.

Qexez LLC v. RADCOM Equipment Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00752
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,596,373, entitled “Method and System For Quality of Service (QOS) Monitoring For Wireless Devices.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Andrew Spangler, Spangler & Fussell, Longview; James A. Fussell III, Spangler & Fussell, Alexandria, Va.

Qexez LLC v. Tektronix Inc.
Civil Action No: 2:12-cv-00754
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,596,373, entitled “Method and System For Quality of Service (QOS) Monitoring For Wireless Devices.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Andrew Spangler, Spangler & Fussell, Longview; James A. Fussell III, Spangler & Fussell, Alexandria, Va.

Swipe Innovations LLC v. NCR Corp.
Civil Action No: 9:12-cv-00205-RC
Date Filed: Dec. 4
Cause of Action: Filed for the alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 5,351,296, entitled “Financial Transmission System.”
Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Larry D. Thompson Jr., Matthew J. Antonelli and Zachariah S. Harrington, Antonelli, Harrington & Thompson, Houston; Stafford Davis, The Stafford Davis Firm, Tyler